UPDATE: RCMP said a man in his 20s died at the location of a truck accident in Penticton Monday.
Police said they were still investigating but believed the accident happened overnight.
The man is the only occupant of the vehicle, according to Cst. James Grandy.
An emergency crew was summoned to 1700 Carmi Avenue near Superior Peat in Penticton just before 8 am on Monday.
Inspector at the scene of a single vehicle accident on Carmi Ave. The vehicle failed to reach the bend and fell down the embankment towards the Superior Peat supply yard. The police at the scene will not comment. @GlobalOkanagan #Penticton pic.twitter.com/v2KXrJi7Nm
– Shelby Thom (@Shelby_Thom) November 19, 2018
A truck was found on the roof after leaving the road and crashing into a shipping container, said witness Skylar Noe-Vak.
At around 9:15 a.m. the examiner arrived at the scene.
Carmi Avenue is open to single lane traffic through the area when police investigate.
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