Antigonish RCMP has laid charges following a collision between a car and a pedestrian that occurred in Antigonish. At 6:40 p.m. on Oct. 20, Antigonish RCMP responded to a collision on James St. A youth was attempting to cross the street in a marked crosswalk when he was struck by a vehicle.
The driver of the car, a 69-year-old man from New Glasgow, was not injured while the youth was taken to hospital by EHS with non-life threatening injuries. Following a brief investigation, the driver was charged under the Nova Scotia Motor Vehicle Act for Failing to Yield to a Pedestrian in an Intersection.
File # 20191604320