Elderly woman seriously injured in Highway 3 crash near Princeton

Charges are pending against a 33-year-old Chilliwack man following a two-vehicle collision Saturday, April 25, on Highway 3 west of Princeton, according to RCMP Sgt. Rob Hughes.

The collision sent an elderly woman from White Rock to Penticton General Hospital with serious injuries.

The incident occurred at 12:45 p.m.

Hughes said the male driver was eastbound, traveling down the hill, when his car came into collision with an approaching vehicle.

Allegedly, speed was a contributing factor to the crash.

The man was taken to Princeton General Hospital.

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