Second, third car crash within an hour of first

Within an hour of a serious collision, emergency crews received calls for two more in Penticton

Within about an hour of a crash that sent a motorcycle rider to hospital with serious injuries, emergency crews responded to two more crashes in Penticton.

The first was a minor fender-bender, while the second ended with a pickup truck up on the guard rail of the Channel Parkway.

It’s not clear how either crash occurred, nor the extent of any injuries.

Police have released few details on the initial crash, and details have not been released on the following two.

The Western News will update with more as details become available.