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Car drives into Penticton bottle depot

It is not currently known whether there were any injuries
First responders at the Penticton bottle depot where a car drove over the concrete barriers and into the wall. (Logan Lockhart - Western News)

FortisBC was called to the Penticton bottle depot after a car drove over a concrete barrier and into wall of the building.

Firefighters, ambulance and RCMP all responded to the crash on Rosetown Avenue at about 11:20 a.m.

It’s not currently known whether the driver was injured in the crash.

The lisence plate of the car was embedded in the wall following the crash, and according to the fire department FortisBC was called to check on the gas metre.

READ MORE: Crash slows morning drive to Penticton Secondary School

With a fresh drop of snow on the roads and a recent uptick in crashes, drivers should take extra care when travelling in the South Okanagan.

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Brennan was raised in the Okanagan and is thankful every day that he gets to live and work in one of the most beautiful places in Canada.
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