Suspected drunk driver rolls vehicle into drainage ditch

A man in his 20’s who rolled his vehicle into a ditch in Glenmore Friday morning may have been drunk.
Image Credit: Travis Lowe/Global Okanagan (with permission)

KELOWNA – A man in his 20’s who rolled his vehicle into a ditch in Glenmore Friday morning may have been drunk.

According to Const. Kris Clark the accident happened around 9:30 a.m. on Valley Road. Police were able to find the alleged driver when a witness, who smelled alcohol on the man's breath, told police which direction he headed on foot.

Global Okanagan reports the man was taken to Kelowna RCMP detachment for a breathalyzer but Clark could not confirm the results. An investigation is underway.

To contact the reporter for this story, email Adam Proskiw at aproskiw@infotelnews.ca or call 250-718-0428. To contact the editor, email mjones@infotelnews.ca or call 250-718-2724.


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