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Kelowna RCMP looking for driver who hit cyclist and took off

July 12, 2017 - 4:52 PM

KELOWNA – This morning a man driving a car near the hospital in Kelowna hit a cyclist and fled the scene, and police are trying to track him down.

Officers got the call this morning, July 12, at 7:02 a.m. of a hit and run at the intersection of Glenwood Avenue and Richter Street, according to an RCMP release.

Police say the victim, a 34-year-old man, was not seriously injured, but his bike is destroyed.

RCMP are looking for a late model Ford Explorer last seen heading eastbound on Glenwood Avenue.

Anyone with any information are asked to contact Const. Lise Marion of the Central Okanagan Traffic Services at 250-762-3300. Remain anonymous by calling Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.

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