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Single-vehicle accident

Police, firefighters and paramedics were called to a single-vehicle accident on Highway 97 near Jones Flat Road on Thursday afternoon.

Police, firefighters and paramedics were called to a single-vehicle accident on Highway 97 near Jones Flat Road on Thursday afternoon. Police say a Summerland motorist travelling south drifted to the left, struck the centre media and then veered left where he hit a light standard. The two occupants of the vehicle sustained minor injuries but refused to go to hospital. Cpl. Bruce Haley of the Summerland RCMP detachment said the reason for the accident is not known.