Two Vehicle Collision With Injuries

At approximately 9:40 PM on Thursday, April 9, 2009 Saskatoon Police attended a two vehicle collision at the intersection of 8th Street East and Preston Avenue.

This collision occurred when the 21 year old female driver of a west bound vehicle on 8th Street disobeyed a red light, and struck a second vehicle that was facing east, being driven by a 24 year old female who turned left in front of the oncoming west bound vehicle.

The two vehicles collided in the intersection and a 27 year old passenger in the east bound vehicle was slightly injured. He was treated at the scene by members of MD Ambulance, and released.

Both drivers have been charged under the Traffic Safety Act, one for Disobey a Red Light, and the other for Failing to Yield to an Approaching Vehicle.

(Occurrence Number: 30356)