Dangerous Driving/Evade Police

On Wednesday 13 December 2017 approximately 9:13 pm, members of the Saskatoon Police Service Traffic Unit were conducting traffic enforcement duties in the area of Mcormond Drive and Attridge Drive when they observed a car south bound on Mccormond Drive driving at 78kph in a 60kph zone.

When the officers activated their emergency equipment to catch up to the vehicle, to perform a vehicle stop, the car had accelerated to 136kph and then promptly left the roadway after the driver lost control. The driver fled on foot and a subsequent K9 track was unsuccessful however the identity of the driver is known and the investigation is ongoing. Charges of Dangerous Driving and Evade Police are pending.

(Occurrence Number: 17-129282)