At approximately 3:25 PM on Tuesday April 7, 2009 Saskatoon Police responded to a 9-1-1 call of a car vs bicycle collision in the 1100 block of Northumberland Drive.
An 8 year old bicyclist rode from the sidewalk onto the street and into traffic. The youngster was struck by a southbound vehicle being driven by a 27 year old male driver, and was taken to University Hospital by MD Ambulance members suffering from non-life threatening injuries.
Police Collision Analysts are at the scene completing the investigation. No decision regarding charges has been made pending the outcome of the investigation.