Summerland pedestrian killed in collision identified

Summerland RCMP have released the name of the woman killed after being hit by a motorcycle while walking in a crosswalk.

Penticton RCMP

Summerland RCMP have released the name of the woman killed after being hit by a motorcycle while walking in a crosswalk.

Maxine Svennes, 84, was crossing Prairie Valley Road in a marked crosswalk on Sept. 13 at 11:32 a.m. when she was struck by an eastbound BMW operated by a 62 year old male. She was transported to Penticton Regional Hospital where she later died from her injuries.

Police and coroner investigations are continuing into this incident.

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