Lansdowne collision, two taken to hospital

Kamloops City

2023-07-18 13:06 PDT

File # 2023-25582

One lane on Lansdowne Street has reopened and two people have been transported to hospital, following a collision between 5th and 6th Avenue this morning.

On July 18, 2023, around 11:40 a.m., emergency responders were called to the 500-block of Lansdowne Street for a report of a motor vehicle collision involving two cyclists and an SUV. Both cyclists were transported to hospital with unknown injuries. A police presence remains on scene as officers, including those from the Municipal Traffic Unit, continue to investigate. The roadway is expected to fully reopen shortly.

Anyone who witnessed the collision and has not yet spoken with police, is asked to please contact the Kamloops RCMP Detachment at 250-828-3000 and reference file 2023-25582.


Original
July 18, 2023/1203 hrs

Lansdowne collision – avoid the area

Please be advised, the area of Lansdowne Street between 5th and 6th Avenue is currently closed while police investigate a motor vehicle collision. The public is asked to please use an alternative route.

Updates will be provided as available.

Released by

Cpl. Crystal Evelyn

Media Relations Office
Kamloops RCMP
560 Battle Street, Kamloops, BC V2C 6N4
Office: 250-828-3193
Fax: 250-828-3034

Email: crystal.evelyn@rcmp-grc.gc.ca
Website: kamloops.rcmp.ca

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