Columbia Valley RCMP Report
This past week, June 6 through 12, Columbia Valley RCMP responded to 64 calls for service. The following is a summary of some of the files our officers responded to.
Fat bike stolen from Invermere property
On Wednesday, June 8, a black Specialized Fuse 6 fat bike was reported stolen from a property on 8th Avenue in Invermere. The bike had been cable locked outside the residence and was believed to have been stolen sometime on June 5th.
Bike found abandoned near Eagle Ranch Trail
On Wednesday, June 8, a black Norco youth bike was found abandoned near Eagle Ranch Trail in Invermere. The owner can contact the Columbia Valley RCMP to claim the found bike.
Items stolen from cargo trailer on Kpokl Lane
On Thursday, June 9, the owner of a cargo trailer reported someone had cut the lock off the trailer and stole several items from within while it was parked on Kpokl Lane in Invermere. Stolen from the trailer was a Stihl cutoff saw and a Hilti cordless impact driver.
Driver taken to hospital after crash near Kootenay Crossing
On Friday, June 10 at about 10:30 a.m., emergency crews responded to a single-vehicle collision on Highway 93 near Kootenay Crossing. The driver of a Honda Civic failed to maintain his lane and drove into the ditch. The driver was transported to the hospital to be assessed and to determine whether a medical event may have precipitated the collision.
No injuries in two-vehicle crash near Windermere
On Friday, June 10 at about 6:15 p.m., Columbia Valley RCMP responded to a two-vehicle collision on Highway 93/95 near Windermere. The driver of a southbound Honda CRV attempted to make a U-turn and struck a Subaru Forester. No injuries were reported. The driver of the Honda CRV was issued a violation ticket for failing to yield.
– Sgt. Darren Kakuno is Columbia Valley RCMP Detachment commander