Paramedics transported a cyclist to hospital after he collided with a vehicle outside the Wendy’s at Penticton Plaza Tuesday, Oct. 20, 2020 (Jesse Day - Western News)

Paramedics transported a cyclist to hospital after he collided with a vehicle outside the Wendy’s at Penticton Plaza Tuesday, Oct. 20, 2020 (Jesse Day - Western News)

Truck collides with cyclist outside Penticton Wendy’s

Police are investigating the collision

First responders in Penticton were called to the scene of a collision between a vehicle and a cyclist outside the Wendy’s at Main Street and Duncan Avenue.

The collision was reported around 6:15 p.m.

A pick-up truck was turning left off Main Street into the Penticton Plaza parking lot when it collided with a cyclist, said Penticton Fire Department captain Blaine Dionne.

Paramedics loaded the cyclist onto a stretcher and transported him to Penticton Regional Hospital. The cyclist was “conscious and verbal” while being loaded into an ambulance, said Dionne.

The driver of the pick-up was unharmed.

Police are investigating the incident.

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