Calgary Police seeking witnesses in pedestrian collision resulting in serious injuries


The Calgary Police are seeking witnesses in a pedestrian collision which seriously injuried a young woman in Southeast of the city.

“The collision occurred yesterday, Monday, May 24, 2021, around 10:15 p.m., in the intersection of Canyon Meadows Drive and Deer Ridge Drive S.E. Two people were crossing in a crosswalk in the intersection when a 2009 Hyundai Accent, driven by a man in his 70s, was travelling northbound on Deer Ridge Drive S.E. and began to turn onto westbound Canyon Meadows Drive S.E.,” the Calgary Police said in a press release.

According to police, one of the pedestrians, a woman in her 20s, was struck and thrown a significant distance, resulting in serious injuries. She was taken to hospital where she remains in serious but stable condition.

“The driver remained at the scene. Speed and impairment are not considered to be a factor in this collision,” the statement added.



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