Halifax District RCMP investigates hit-and-run pedestrian collision

August 10, 2017
Cow Bay, Nova Scotia

News release

Halifax District RCMP are seeking the public's assistance with respect to a hit-and-run pedestrian collision.

At 12:45 p.m. Wednesday, a 24-year old male was struck by a vehicle at the intersection of Cow Bay Road and Cleary Drive. The male was walking on Cow Bay Road when he was hit from behind by a gold or yellow-coloured compact car. The pedestrian hit the windshield of the car and was thrown into the air. The car fled the scene and should have damage to its windshield and would be missing a side mirror. The pedestrian was taken to hospital with serious injuries, but non-life threatening injuries.

Anyone with information about this incident is asked to contact Halifax District RCMP at 902-490-5020. Should you wish to remain anonymous, you can also contact Nova Scotia Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) or text TIP202 + your message to 'CRIMES' (274637) or submit tips by Secure Web Tips at www.crimestoppers.ns.ca. Calls to Crime Stoppers are not taped or traced and if police make an arrest and lay charges based on a tip, callers qualify for a cash award.


Contact information

Cpl. Dal Hutchinson
Media Relations Officer
Halifax District RCMP
Cell: 902-830-5695

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