Williams Lake RCMP and RCMP Cariboo Chilcotin Region Traffic Services continue their investigation into a fatal two vehicle collision that took place over the weekend on Highway 97 between Mcleese Lake and Wildwood.
Sunday morning just after ten Police received a complaint of a two vehicle collision.
When they arrived RCMP investigators determined that a 2006 Acura driven by a male driver from Comox was southbound on Highway 97 when it crossed the centre line and side swiped a northbound 2006 Dodge one pickup truck.
The impact caused the truck to overturn trapping the male driver inside the vehicle.
The 44-year old Kitimat male driver of the pickup was pronounced deceased at the scene.
RCMP Cariboo Chilcotin Region Traffic Services and BC Coroners Services are continuing their investigation and the man’s death.
No further information is being released at this time.