35540
34874

Kelowna  

Hwy. 33 collision

A two car collision, on Hwy. 33 and Ziprick Rd., sent one person to hospital and slowed traffic Sunday afternoon.

The accident happened at around 1:30 p.m. when RCMP say a car turning left across Hwy. 33 hit an oncoming car.

The driver of the car attempting to make the turn was taken to hospital with minor injuries. The two passengers in his car were not injured.

The driver of the other car was also uninjured. Both vehicles had to be towed from the scene.

Cst. Steve Holmes says they want to remind people that if you are going to be crossing into incoming traffic to ensure you look first and that you give yourself ample time to make the turn.

He says the driver will be facing a charge of failing to yield on a left turn, under the Motor Vehicle Act.

COMMENTS WELCOME

Comments are pre-moderated to ensure they meet our guidelines. Approval times will vary. Keep it civil, and stay on topic. If you see an inappropriate comment, please use the ‘flag’ feature. Comments are the opinions of the comment writer, not of Castanet. Comments remain open for one day after a story is published and are closed on weekends. Visit Castanet’s Forums to start or join a discussion about this story.



More Kelowna News

Recent Trending
35568


31570


35336


35036


Kelowna SPCA Featured Pet

Rolo
Rolo Kelowna SPCA >


31569


34989


Castanet Proud Member of RTNDA Canada
30658