News

Williams Lake RCMP investigate pedestrian collision on Mackenzie Avenue

  - Erin Hitchcock photo
— image credit: Erin Hitchcock photo

Williams Lake RCMP are investigating a report of a female pedestrian being struck by a vehicle in a parking lot on Mackenzie Avenue this afternoon.

Police say that a senior woman was coming out the front door of Kal Tire when she was struck by a truck.

Though the truck was moving slowly, the impact was enough to knock her down, says the RCMP, which were called to the scene at about 12:30 p.m.

The woman appears to be injured as a result of the fall and has been taken to Cariboo Memorial Hospital to receive X-rays.

Police add that the woman was alert and conscious at the time of the incident.

We encourage an open exchange of ideas on this story's topic, but we ask you to follow our guidelines for respecting community standards. Personal attacks, inappropriate language, and off-topic comments may be removed, and comment privileges revoked, per our Terms of Use. Please see our FAQ if you have questions or concerns about using Facebook to comment.

Community Events, August 2014

Add an Event

Read the latest eEdition

Browse the print edition page by page, including stories and ads.

Aug 22 edition online now. Browse the archives.