Current Conditions

Mostly Cloudy
9.1°C

Kelowna car crash sends one to hospital

A crash at Harvey Avenue and Richter Street sent one woman to hospital Friday, Nov. 6, 2015.
November 06, 2015 - 12:39 PM

KELOWNA – A woman was taken to hospital after a noon hour crash on Harvey Avenue today.

A middle-aged woman driving a silver Toyota Corolla and a middle-aged man in a Chrysler Sebring crashed into each other around noon, Nov. 6, at the intersection of Harvey Avenue and Richter Street.

The force of the impact spun the Corolla around and into the oncoming lane of Richter Street.

The man appeared uninjured but the woman was loaded onto a stretcher and into an ambulance.

Traffic was slowed in all four directions and Richter was completely blocked north and south of the highway while crews cleaned up the scene.

A crash on Harvey Avenue and Richter Street around noon on Friday, Nov. 6, 2015 blocked traffic in all four directions.
A crash on Harvey Avenue and Richter Street around noon on Friday, Nov. 6, 2015 blocked traffic in all four directions.

To contact the reporter for this story, email Adam Proskiw at aproskiw@infonews.ca or call 250-718-0428. To contact the editor, email mjones@infonews.ca or call 250-718-2724.

News from © InfoTel News Ltd, 2015
InfoTel News Ltd

  • Popular kamloops News
  • Comments
  • Murder victim found in Kelowna orchard identified
    KELOWNA - The identity of the woman whose body was found in a Kelowna orchard last week has been made public on social media. Kelowna resident Russia Katalina Nicholson was just 23-years-old
  • Nasty weather forecast for Thompson, Shuswap tomorrow
    THOMPSON-SHUSWAP - The Thompson and Shuswap could be in for some blustery weather tomorrow by midday. Environment Canada has issued a special weather statement warning of strong wind gusts a
  • Westsyde residents face uphill battle to bring Timmies to neighbourhood
    KAMLOOPS - It took just six days for 1,242 Westsyde residents to sign a petition calling for Tim Hortons to consider allowing a franchisee to open up shop at the corner of Westsyde Road and Overla
  • Kamloops girl shuts down suspect who tried to lure her
    KAMLOOPS - Police in Kamloops are looking for a man who allegedly tried to lure an 11-year-old girl in front of a Westsyde elementary school. Kamloops RCMP spokesperson Cpl. Jodi Shelkie say
  • UPDATE: Missing Kamloops teen located
    UPDATE: 5:06 a.m. Monday, Oct. 16, 2017 KAMLOOPS - RCMP say a missing 18-year-old girl has been located. All personal information about the missing person has been removed from this
View Site in: Desktop | Mobile