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Two West Kelowna pedestrians hit over long weekend

Wood Buffalow RCMP arrested a man after he allegedly exposed himself at a public pool on May 25, 2017. Global News / File

Two men suffered serious injured over the long weekend in separate accidents in West Kelowna.

On Sunday afternoon, police said a 68-year-old German man was trying to jaywalk across the highway near the intersection of Butt Road and Highway 97 South when he was hit by a motorcycle.

RCMP said the man was seriously injured and lost a significant amount of blood.

The 29-year-old man riding the motorcycle suffered only minor injuries.

Police said they are still working with German officials to find the pedestrian’s family.

In a separate incident on Monday evening, police said a 38-year-old West Kelowna man was hit by a vehicle at the intersection of Dobbin Road and Brown Road.

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He suffered serious but not life threatening injuries, according to police.

RCMP are asking anyone who witnessed either accident and hasn’t already given a statement to call police.

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