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Driver rescued

A car ends up in a pond off Commonage Road Friday morning.  - Lisa VanderVelde/Morning Star
A car ends up in a pond off Commonage Road Friday morning.
— image credit: Lisa VanderVelde/Morning Star

A Kelowna woman was rescued from her Pontiac Sunfire by a nearby resident after her car left Commonage Road, between Roses Pond and Bailey Road, coming to a stop on its roof in a pond Friday shortly after 10 a.m. Police say the driver swerved to miss a turtle on the road. The driver escaped injury.

 

 

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