Car and Fortis truck collide

Car and Fortis truck collide

Interior Health has reported that COVID-19 has claimed a man in his 70s. This is the second coronavirus death in the region. (File photo)

Firefighters have cleared the scene of a two-vehicle accident on Highway 9 south of Oliver (Road 10-11 area).

Fire department spokesman Rob Graham said a four-door car and a Fortis boom truck were involved.

“No┬áinjuries to report; shaken up for sure,” he said of the occupants. “The patients were able to vacate the vehicle under their own power.”

Graham noted there was front-end damage to the car.

The cause of the accident has not yet been confirmed.