Pedestrian killed

An 84 year old Summerland woman died when she was struck by a motocycle.

An 84 year old Summerland woman died when she was struck by a motocycle.

Cpl. Bruce Haley said the woman was walking in a marked crosswalk in the 7700 block of Prairie Valley Road on Friday at 11:32 a.m.

An eastbound BMW motorcycle operated by a 62 year old man hit the woman, who was conscious at the scene.

The woman was then transported to Penticton Regional Hospital where she later succumbed to her injuries.

RCMP said the women’s next-of-kin have been notified but her name has not been released yet.

Mounties are continuing their investigation at this time and are not sure if charges will be pending on the cylist as of yet.

 

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