Driver loses control, vehicle flips onto roof in creek

Terrace RCMP responded to approximately 107 calls for service from February 5th, 8 a.m. till February 9th, 8 a.m.

  • Tue Feb 9th, 2016 3:00pm
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Terrace RCMP responded to approximately 107 calls for service from February 5th, 8 a.m. till February 9th, 8 a.m.

During the same time period, 14 people were lodged in Terrace cells – 11 of these people were lodged for intoxication.

Here are some of the calls responded to:

A curfew check was conducted. The youth was in breach of a recognizance by not being inside of the residence. The youth was located, arrested, and held for court.

A curfew check was conducted. A man was in breach of probation and undertaking by not being inside of his residence. Under investigation.

A grey Chevrolet Cobalt was pulled over on Clinton St. near Park Ave. The 20-year-old driver provided a sample of breath into a roadside screening device that resulted in a fail. The driver provided additional samples of breath that were almost double the legal limit. Charges are being forwarded to Crown Counsel. The vehicle she was driving was impounded.

Three vehicles hit the ditch in a short time period on Hwy 16 just east of the Shames Mountain turn off Saturday morning. No injuries. Police requested the assistance of an external agency.

Two guests of a motel on Hwy 16 refusing to leave after being evicted. Police spoke with a man and a woman, both intoxicated. After repeated attempts to reach a resolution failed, the two were arrested.

Shoplifter at a business in the Skeena Mall. The shoplifter pushed the store employee and spit in her eyes. Under investigation.

A white truck crashed just before the old bridge on Lakelse Ave. into Terrace Mountain. The woman was transported to Mills Memorial Hospital for treatment of a medical situation.

A Toyota Yaris lost control on Beam Station Rd. and hit the ditch, flipping onto its roof in a creek. A passing motorist transported the two vehicle occupants to Mills Memorial Hospital, one with minor injuries. The vehicle was towed. The driver did not have a driver’s licence.

Domestic assault. A man suffered minor injuries including a burn from a cigarette. A 26-year-old woman was arrested. Charges are being forwarded to Crown Counsel.

Domestic dispute. A man and a woman suffered minor injuries. The inside of the residence was damaged. Police arrested a 36-year-old man and charges are being forwarded to Crown Counsel.

A Chevrolet Silverado lost control and hit the ditch on Hwy 16 west of Terrace at the 128 km mark. No injuries. The vehicle sustained major damage and was towed.

A red Nissan Pathfinder lost control and hit the ditch, flipping onto its side on Hwy 16 just west of the Shames Mountain turnoff. No injuries.

A green Ford F150 was pulled over on Hwy 16 just west of Kalum Lake Dr. The 77-year-old driver provided a sample of breath into a roadside screening device that resulted in a fail. He was issued an Immediate Roadside Prohibition and the vehicle he was driving was impounded.

If you have information about crime, contact the Terrace RCMP at 250-638-7400 or anonymously through Crime Stoppers by telephone at 1-800-222-TIPS, online at www.terracecrimestoppers.ca or by texting TERRACE plus your message to 274637 (CRIMES).

If your information leads to an arrest, you may be eligible for a cash reward of up to $2,000.