Lake Country man run down in hit and run

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KELOWNA – A Lake Country man was taken to hospital after he was run over in a hit and run last night.

RCMP were called to a private laneway at 8945 Highway 97 North on the border between Lake Country and Kelowna at around 11:21 p.m., April 2.

A man was trying to wave down the driver of a SUV who was driving erratically in the laneway when he was hit, according to a RCMP media release.

A 35-year-old Lake Country man was taken to hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

RCMP are looking for a white, newer model SUV, possibly a Nissan or Mazda.

Anyone with any information is asked to contact Const. Wyatt Wright of the Kelowna RCMP at 250-762-3300. Remain anonymous by calling Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477, leaving a tip online at www.crimestoppers.net or by texting your tip to CRIMES (274637) ktown.


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