August 14

August 14

Serious accident slows Highway 3A traffic at Shoreacres

A serious accident has reduced Highway 3A west of Nelson to single lane, alternating traffic.

A serious accident has reduced Highway 3A west at Shoreacres to single lane, alternating traffic.

Nelson RCMP say that just after 3 p.m. Tuesday an SUV and a motorcycle were involved in a crash which the driver of the motorcycle suffered “significant injuries.” Police say details are still limited.

The accident occurred just east of Glade Road. Police say motorists can expect delays between Nelson and Castlegar until 7 p.m. Tuesday while police conduct an investigation.

More details will be available on Wednesday.