Charges laid in vehicle-pedestrian collision

October 22, 2019
Antigonish , Nova Scotia

News release

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

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Contact information

Cpl. Jennifer Clarke
Public Information Officer
Nova Scotia RCMP
Office : 902-720-5652
Cell : 902-222-0154
jennifer.clarke@rcmp-grc.gc.ca

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