BUS ACCIDENT Winter conditions were likely a factor in this Greyhound bus accident on Highway 97 near Summerland in the 1940s. Since this picture was taken, the highway has been widened, but winter driving conditions can still be dangerous at times. For many years, Greyhound provided bus service in many parts of Canada. However, this fall the bus company discontinued almost all its British Columbia service. (Photo courtesy of the Summerland Museum)

Roads can be slippery in winter

Winter conditions likely played a factor when a Greyhound bus lost control in the 1940s.

Winter conditions were likely a factor in this Greyhound bus accident on Highway 97 near Summerland in the 1940s.

Since this picture was taken, the highway has been widened, but winter driving conditions can still be dangerous at times.

For many years, Greyhound provided bus service in many parts of Canada. However, this fall the bus company discontinued almost all its British Columbia service.

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