West Shore RCMP responds to 75 traffic incidents in five days during snow storms

West Shore RCMP responds to 75 traffic incidents in five days during snow storms

26 collisions on the West Shore during recent storms, no major injuries reported

The West Shore RCMP received 75 reports of traffic-related calls, 26 of which were collisions during the recent snow storms between Feb. 8 and 12.

“This kept our members quite busy and on the road responding to calls for service. Luckily we have no reports of serious injuries,” said Const. Nancy Saggar in a statement. “Thank you to everyone who slowed down and abided by winter driving conditions as well as those who stayed off the road altogether”

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Police are advising residents to slow down and drive safe as more snowfall is forecasted.

swikar.oli@goldstreamgazette.com


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