Calgary, AB,

Police investigating serious injury collision

An elderly man is in hospital and police are seeking public assistance following a serious injury collision that occurred earlier today.

At approximately 9:45 a.m., on Tuesday, Aug. 20, 2019, an 81-year-old man was crossing 4 Street westbound on foot at 13 Avenue S.W. A commercial truck, driven by a 21-year-old man, was travelling eastbound on 13 Avenue and turned north onto 4 Street S.W. where it struck the man in the crosswalk.

The pedestrian was taken to hospital in serious condition.

The driver and passenger in the truck were not injured.

Anyone who may have witnessed this collision is asked to contact the Calgary Police Service Traffic Section at 403-567-4000 or Crime Stoppers anonymously through either of the following methods:

TALK: 1-800-222-8477


Case #19357995