June 23, 2018 5:15 am

Woman arrested after crashing into utility pole in Kelowna


RCMP took a woman into custody Friday evening after she was found behind the wheel of an SUV that drove away from an accident scene.

The crash destroyed a utility pole on Clifton Road off High Road.

Debris was scattered over the road and sidewalk.

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The heavily damaged SUV was found a block away on Mountain Avenue.

No word on charges or how the accident happened.

FortisBC crews were called in to repair the power lines taken down in the crash.

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