Serious accident involving pedestrian and pickup sends one person to hospital
Published Tuesday, May 17, 2022 1:54PM PDT Last Updated Tuesday, May 17, 2022 7:26PM PDT
FORT ST. JOHN -- Police confirming to CJDC they were called to the intersection 96 Street and 96 Avenue in Fort St. John after reports of a pedestrian involved collision.
RCMP say they arrived around 1:30 p.m. to find one adult injured after being hit by a picup truck at the crosswalk.
The adult has been transported to hospital. No word on the severity of their injuries but there was blood at the scene of the accident .
The driver of the truck involved remained on scene and police say they are cooperating.
Drivers are encouraged to avoid the area.
Mounties continue to investigate.
This is a developing story