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Dirtbike vs. car crash slows traffic in Kelowna

Collision was on Harvey Avenue
(Jordy Cunningham/Capital News)

Southbound traffic on Highway 97 was snarled around the lunch hour on Aug. 3 through Kelowna thanks to a dirtbike vs. car collision.

The highway was down to one lane between Powick Road and Banks Road just before noon. One person was put on a stretcher and taken to hospital by ambulance. Fire and police all also attended to the scene.

It is unknown if there are any other injuries.

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Jake Courtepatte

About the Author: Jake Courtepatte

Editor of Kelowna Capital News & West K News since February 2022. I have spent the majority of my career working in the Toronto area as both a sports reporter and a general reporter.
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