March 27, 2019 3:18 pm
Updated: March 27, 2019 4:54 pm

Hit-and-run on busy road in Kelowna sends man to hospital

Emergency crews attend a car on its roof along Harvey Avenue after what witnesses say was a hit-and-run accident on Wednesday.

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An apparent hit-and-run along Harvey Avenue on Wednesday resulted in a car being flipped on its roof.

A car flipped onto its roof at a busy intersection in Kelowna Wednesday after a hit-and-run crash.

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The crash happened just before noon and sent one man to hospital.

According to witnesses, a northbound car was turning left from Harvey onto Gordon Drive when it was struck by a black truck.

Witnesses said the black truck sped away from the scene.

Another view of the car that was flipped on its roof.

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Witnesses said  the driver of the flipped car was able to crawl out of his vehicle before paramedics arrived.

He was said to be in shock but talking.

The man, who witnesses described as a senior, was taken to hospital.

At last word, police were still on the lookout for the truck involved.

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