The driver of a vehicle that slammed into the rear of a parked chip truck trailer on Highway 97 near Canim Hendrix Lake Road has now succumbed to her injuries.
100 Mile House RCMP confirmed today that an 86-year old female, from the Salmon Arm area, passed away in hospital in Kamloops on Saturday. (Aug 6)
Her name has not been released.
Police say the woman was driving a small passenger car back on July 25th when the accident occurred.
She was the lone occupant.
A collision analyst from Williams Lake RCMP attended the scene along with members of the Cariboo Chilcotin Traffic Services section.
An investigation into the cause of the accident continues.