An 18-year-old girl was sent to hospital today (March 3, 2017) after being struck by a vehicle on Columbia Street.
Kamloops RCMP were called to the scene 2 p.m. Cpl. Jodie Shelkie said a pedestrian was crossing Columbia Street from the south to the north in the crosswalk near Sahali Terrace. A vehicle travelling up Columbia in the right lane failed to see the girl in the crosswalk and struck her.
The girl received non-life threatening injuries and was transported to Royal Inland Hospital via ambulance.