The Saskatoon Police Service are advising the public to use caution while driving. Within the past three hours members have responded to several multi-vehicle accidents. Road conditions have become very slippery with the recent snow fall.
Reduced speeds, leave earlier to your destination, and extra care while driving are strongly encouraged.
A five vehicle collision occurred at Preston Avenue and 8th Street East at 7:09 PM this evening. A vehicle that was westbound on 8th Street East entered the intersection of Preston Avenue colliding with a vehicle southbound on Preston Avenue. The southbound vehicle collided with two other vehicles, while a northbound vehicle on Preston Avenue collided with the vehicle that was westbound on 8th Street East.
As a result of this collision a twenty-one year old female was taken to St. Paul's Hospital with non life threatening injuries by M. D. Ambulance.
The twenty-two year old male driver of the westbound vehicle on 8th Street East has been charged with Disobey A Red Traffic Light contrary to The Traffic Safety Act.