Calgary, AB,

Pedestrian collision in city’s northwest

The Calgary Police Service Traffic Section is currently investigating a pedestrian collision that occurred in the community of Mount Pleasant.

At approximately 7 a.m., on Wednesday, Jan. 9, 2019, a newer model Ford F-150 truck driven by a man in his 50s was travelling southbound on 5 Street N.W. Upon arriving at the intersection of 26 Avenue N.W., the truck turned left from 5 Street onto 26 Avenue N.W., striking the pedestrian, a woman in her 50s.

The pedestrian suffered serious, life-threatening injuries as a result of the collision and was taken to hospital.

The driver of the truck was not injured. Alcohol, drugs and speed are not considered factors in this collision.

Anyone with information regarding this incident is asked to contact the police non-emergency number at 403-266-1234.

Case #19011647/3349