Police seeking witnesses to fatal crash on Highway 97 near Peachland

Police in the Central Okanagan are seeking witnesses to a fatal crash along Highway 97 on Friday night. According to West Kelowna RCMP, the crash happened at approximately 9:45 p.m., along Drought Hill in Peachland, and that four vehicles were involved. Police say while the incident is still under investigation, it appears a southbound Buick sedan crossed the centre line

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Carbon monoxide leak prompts evacuation of West Kelowna condo building

A malfunctioning commercial furnace in a West Kelowna condo building prompted fire crews to evacuate more than 50 residents when very high levels of a potentially deadly gas were found throughout their building. “Today could have had a much worse outcome,” West Kelowna fire chief Jason Brolund told Global News. Just after 9 a.m. on Friday at the 55-plus Monticello

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Penticton RCMP investigating downtown assault involving baseball bat

Police are investigating an assault in downtown Penticton on Wednesday morning that involved a baseball bat. According to the RCMP, the incident happened along the 200 block of Winnipeg Street, around 10 a.m., and involved two individuals in an altercation who know each other and are also known to police. Police say witnesses reported a male assaulting another male with

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