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Female motorcyclist dies in West Kelowna crash

The crash, involving a truck and motorcycle closed Westside Road Saturday

A 20-year-old woman has died from injuries she sustained in a motorcycle crash in West Kelowna on Saturday, Oct. 15.

At approximately 11:45 a.m., West Kelowna RCMP, along with other emergency services personnel, responded to a crash involving a motorcycle and a truck on Westside Road in West Kelowna, about one kilometre south of Lake Okanagan Resort.

The female driver of the motorcycle died of the injuries she sustained in the collision. Although the scene has been cleared and the road reopened, the police investigation is continuing, said Sgt. Kevin Duggan.

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Monique brings 20 years of award-winning journalism experience to the role of editor at the Penticton Western News. Of those years, 17 were spent working as a senior reporter and acting editor with the Langley Advance Times.
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