Falling signage slams car at Penticton gas station

A bizarre incident at a Penticton gas station Sunday afternoon, Sept. 6, 2015, has left a driver with a damaged vehicle.
Image Credit: Contributed/Skylar Noe-Vack

PENTICTON – A bizarre incident at a Penticton gas station Sunday afternoon has left a driver with a damaged vehicle.

The signage above the gas pumps at the Husky station at the corner of Skaha Lake Road and Kinney Avenue let loose and smashed onto a car getting filled up around 2:30 p.m., Sept. 6.

According to a witness, no one was hurt, but firefighters driving down the road saw the incident and stopped to help out.

Calls to the Penticton Fire Department have yet to be returned.

Penticton firefighters driving down the road saw the falling sign incident at the Husky station and stopped to help out, Sunday, Sept. 7, 2015.
Penticton firefighters driving down the road saw the falling sign incident at the Husky station and stopped to help out, Sunday, Sept. 7, 2015.
Image Credit: Contributed/Skylar Noe-Vack

A witness says no one was hurt when a sign dropped onto a car at the gas pumps of a Husky station in Penticton, Sunday, Sept. 6, 2015.
A witness says no one was hurt when a sign dropped onto a car at the gas pumps of a Husky station in Penticton, Sunday, Sept. 6, 2015.
Image Credit: Contributed/Skylar Noe-Vack

Image Credit: Contributed/Skylar Noe-Vack

To contact the reporter for this story, email Howard Alexander at halexander@infonews.ca. To contact the editor, email mjones@infonews.ca or call 250-718-2724.


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