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Updated: Car totalled after hitting median

A car was totalled Saturday afternoon after it hit a median in West Kelowna

Updated: July 25

According to Cpl. Cpl. Jesse O’Donaghey on July 21 at 9 p.m., the West Kelowna RCMP responded alongside the Peachland Fire Department to a report of a vehicle on fire on Trepanier Road, on the gravel portion, where the roadway turns from pavement to gravel.

Police attended the scene to find the vehicle heavily damaged from the fire. No one is believed to have been injured and the matter remains under investigation.

Anyone with any additional information is asked to contact the West Kelowna RCMP at 250-768-2880.

Original: July 22

A vehicle is totalled after it struck a median Saturday afternoon.

The car was travelling south on Hwy 97 when it hit the centre median at the Glenrosa Road exit at approximately 1:55 p.m. in West Kelowna.

Emergency crews were on scene including police, an ambulance and tow truck.


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