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Rear ender causes fire in Kelowna

Crash happened around noon at Springfield and Spall

Visible flames were coming from a vehicle involved in a crash at Springfield Road and Spall Road in Kelowna during the lunch hour on July 11.

An older model Oldsmobile was involved in a rear end collision with another sedan around noon, causing a fire under the hood. Emergency crews were called to the scene, where firefighter put out the flames.

Police and ambulance were also on scene, though no one involved appeared to be seriously injured.

(Brittany Webster/Capital News)
(Brittany Webster/Capital News)

The westbound lanes of Springfield were temporarily closed, though all but the turning lane from Spall were reopened by around 12:30p.m.

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