Man survives fall from parkade’s top floor

A man, who is believed to have fallen off the top floor of the library parkade in downtown Kelowna on Wednesday was listed in critical condition in Kelowna General Hospital.

A man, who is believed to have fallen off the top floor of the library parkade in downtown Kelowna on Wednesday was listed in critical condition in Kelowna General Hospital.

The incident, which RCMP say occurred around 11 a.m., resulted in the man falling five storeys.

Sgt. Anne Morrison said police were called to assist emergency crews in front of the parkade and officers found the man seriously injured when they arrived.

The RCMP detachment is located next door to the parkade.

The man was taken to KGH.

Morrison said police are investigating and witness have been spoken to, including a person who was on the top floor of the parkade at the time.

Morrison said police are treating the incident as non-criminal in nature.

The injured man’s identity was not released.

 

Kelowna Capital News