Wednesday, July 16, 2014

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Crash-land

Senior hit by car downtown, receives minor injuries  

Staff/Voice photos

 

BCAS paramedics and City of Chilliwack first responders help a woman onto a gurney on Tuesday afternoon.

 

n Tuesday, around 4 p.m., an elderly female pedestrian was somehow knocked down by a passing car in the on Spadina.

 

Spadina Ave and Mary St. see lots of foot traffic and motorized wheelchairs and drivers always need to take extra care in that area.

 

There is no word on the woman's condition or just how the accident happened. There was no word back from the RCMP.

 

ICBC Pedestrian Crash Map indicates just one accident involving someone on foot since 2008. But there have been a few other minor incidents involving cars and pedestrians in that block.

 

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