Pedestrian hit by vehicle on Territorial Drive

On Wednesday, Jan. 19, at approximately 7:50 p.m., Battlefords RCMP received several 911 calls to Territorial Drive near the 8th Ave intersection for a pedestrian vs vehicle collision.

A passing motorist had come across a female pushing a shopping cart on Territorial in the northbound driving lane heading north and called 911. The female was reported to be wearing all black and pushing a bright yellow shopping cart.

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While the motorist was on the phone with 911 another vehicle heading north on Territorial struck the female.

RCMP and EMS arrived on scene a short time later.

The female sustained serious but non-life threatening injuries and was flown to RUH in Saskatoon for further treatment.

The driver of the vehicle did not sustain any injuries and remained on scene.

RCMP had the collision analyst attend the scene and as a result Territorial was shut down to traffic for several hours while the investigation was completed.

As a result of the investigation it was determined that the driver of the vehicle will not face any charges. The female is expected to make a full recovery.

The investigation is continuing.

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