March 12: Body of Truck Driver Found in Lake


The driver of a reefer truck went out of control on a tight curve on Highway 1 and ended up in Shuswap Lake. There were no witnesses to the accident. But the next morning, passersby noticed wreckage in the lake and notified the authorities. An RCMP dive team recovered the driver’s body from the lake. The BC Coroners Service and RCMP are investigating.