Vehicle makes rest stop in a business
No serious injuries after a female driver slammed her Kia Sorrento into Dittos on Enterprise Friday morning.
The incident occurred sometime after 10 a.m.
An employee with the business says the driver apparently mistook the gas pedal for the brake, drove over a yellow parking curb and into the building.
The force of the collision took out part of a wall and window in front of the company's bathroom.
"Luckily the bathroom called me five minutes before, because that's exactly where the vehicle is," the employee stated.
"It did hit the pipes. We're just trying to contain the water right now."
Water apparently went into an adjacent business as well.
The business remains open.
Comments on this story are pre-moderated. Before they appear, comments are reviewed by moderators to ensure they meet our submission guidelines. Keep it clean, keep it civil, keep it truthful, stay on topic and be responsible. Comments are open and welcome for three days after the story is published. We reserve the right to close comments before then. Comments that appear on the site are not the opinion of Castanet, but only of the comment writer.
Read more Kelowna News
- $50M for rail corridorCentral Okanagan - 1:38 pm
- Vibey is home!Kelowna - 4:44 pm
- Crash driver allegedly impairedKelowna - 2:57 pm
- Fruitful weatherCentral Okanagan - 12:56 pm
Kelowna Discussion Forum
Kelowna's Cultural District
Kelowna Road Closures
William R. Bennett Bridge
Tourism Kelowna Central Okanagan
District of Peachland
District of Lake Country
School District 23
Okanagan Regional Library