Kelowna fire crews on scene. (Cole Schisler/ Black Press Media)

Kelowna fire crews on scene. (Cole Schisler/ Black Press Media)

Car backs into wheelchair on Harvey Avenue in Kelowna

The wheelchair user was taken to hospital with minor injuries

A vehicle has collided with a person in a wheelchair at Harvey Avenue near Cooper Road.

The incident happened about 4:15 p.m. on, Thursday near the parking lot of Interior Savings.

According to those on the scene, a car backed into a wheelchair tipping the chair over. The user sustained minor injuries and was transported to hospital.

Both firefighters and RCMP are now clearing the scene.

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