Motorcyclist injured in Kelowna crash

On July 18 at around 7:30 p.m., the Kelowna RCMP responded to a motorcycle collision in the 500 block of Glenmore Road North

  • Jul. 19, 2016 11:00 a.m.

The Kelowna RCMP Traffic Services are investigating a single motorcycle crash which occurred Monday evening on Glenmore Road North in Kelowna.

On July 18  at around 7:30 p.m., the Kelowna RCMP responded to a motorcycle collision in the 500 block of Glenmore Road North in Kelowna.

“Kelowna RCMP Traffic Services investigators attended the location where they located a single motorcycle and injured rider that had gone off the road on the right into a ditch,” said Cpl Dan Moskaluk, in a press release.

“The male rider who is in his early 50s, is from Alberta and was seriously injured as a result of the crash. Witness accounts indicate that the man was Northbound on Glenmore at the time. No other vehicles or persons were involved.”

The man was transported to hospital with serious injuries. The collision scene was examined by a Traffic Services collision analyst, with investigators continuing their efforts to establish causal factors in the collision.

 

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