Man taken to hospital following head-on collision in Kelowna

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KELOWNA - A 22-year-old driver's alleged failure to yield to oncoming traffic caused a crash at Harvey Avenue and Richter Street last night, according to police.

Mounties say the incident happened at Sept. 8 at about 8 p.m. when the driver of a Ford Mustang allegedly failed to yield to an oncoming Subaru. The cars collided head-on and airbags were deployed. Both cars received extensive damage.

One driver was taken to hospital by ambulance to be treated for minor injuries. There were no other injuries.

The driver of the Mustang is facing charges of failing to yield to oncoming traffic.

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