Monthly Archives: July 2014

Fatal Motor Vehicle Accident Near Trail

RCMP_BannerOn July 26, 2014 at 1758 hours the Trail and Greater District Detachment, BC Ambulance Service and the Kootenay Boundary Regional Fire Rescue were notified of a serious motor vehicle accident in the Violin Lake area near Trail.

Police and fire rescue eventually located a single vehicle rollover on a gravel road near Casino. A 43 year old female from Trail was found deceased at the scene. A 38 year old male, also from Trail was found to have minor injuries and was taken to the hospital.

Alcohol is not believed to be a factor in the accident.

The police do not believe the deceased was wearing her seatbelt and this was a significant contributing factor in her death. The investigation into the cause of the accident is still under investigation.

Seat belts save lives, please wear your seatbelt at all times.

New Credit Card Scam Out There

If someone calls you out of the blue and tells you they are from the Security and Fraud Department of your credit card company and asks you for the 3 digit security code on the back of your credit card DO NOT GIVE IT TO THEM.

Think about it: The employee of a┬áSecurity and Fraud Department of a Real Credit Card company would already know that information, wouldn’t they?

They called you to ask because that’s the one piece of information the still need to make purchases online with your card.

The RCMP are warning about a new scam making the rounds. You can read more about it on this page.