Columbia Valley Pioneer staff

The Transportation Safety Board of Canada (TSB) is investigating a plane crash that occurred near Invermere over the weekend.

Spokesperson Liam MacDonald told the Pioneer that a witness reported the crash on Friday, Nov. 24. The RCMP and search and rescue crews located the wreckage on Sunday morning.

“We are currently gathering information and assessing the occurrence; however, we do not intend on deploying investigators to the site,” MacDonald said.

No further information is being released by the TSB at this time. 

The Pioneer has reached out to the RCMP for further details, including information on the pilot.