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Police seek witnesses to hit and run on Springfield Road

The accident happened on Springfield Road near Kirschner Road.
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November 28, 2013 - 11:05 AM

KELOWNA - The RCMP is shouting out to the public after a hit and run on Springfield Road yesterday failed to yield witnesses.

At about 4:45 Kelowna RCMP received a report of a hit and run on Springfield Road near Kirschner. A large truck slammed into the rear of a westbound Toyota Corolla as it was slowing with traffic. The driver of the truck then fled the scene, turning right onto Kirschner Road towards Harvey Avenue. 

The rear of the Corolla was crushed, but the Kelowna woman, 27, at the wheel escaped without injury.

The truck is described as a dark coloured, possibly black Ford F350 with a chrome grille.

Anyone with any information is asked to call the Kelowna RCMP, Cst JOYCE at 250-762-3300. Remain anonymous by calling Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477, leaving a tip online at or by texting your tip to CRIMES (274637) ktown.

To contact the reporter for this story, email Adam Proskiw at, call (250) 718-0428 or tweet @AdamProskiw.

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