Injured Person

Just after 7:00 PM on Monday June 23, 2008 Saskatoon Police responded to a report of an injured young girl at 33rd Street West and Avenue W North.

The investigation that followed revealed that a seven (7) year old girl had attempted to board a moving south bound train at the pedestrian crossing near Edmonton Avenue and 31st Street West. During her attempt, one of the child's feet was crushed by a wheel of the train.

She was taken home and Emergency Services were called. She was then transported to hospital by MD Ambulance where she remains at this time. Her injuries are non-life threatening.

No further details are available at this time and the investigation is ongoing.

(Occurrence Number: 08-61512)