Car Pedestrian Accident Ave. P And 22 St. West

At approximately 1541 hours August 21 2007, Police attended a car pedestrian accident at Ave. P and 22 Street West. A vehicle was south bound Ave. P North approaching the intersection of 22 Street West. This vehicle negotiated a left turn to proceed eastbound on 22 Street East, when it struck a pedestrian crossing 22 Street north bound.

The driver of the vehicle has been charged with Fail To Yield To A Pedestrian At An Intersection contrary to the Traffic Safety Act.

The 50 year old female pedestrian was taken to St. Paul's Hospital with undetermined non life threatening injuries.

Saskatoon Police wish to remind motorists to be aware of pedestrians crossing the street by looking both left and right. A pedestrian has the right of way.

(Occurrence Number: 07-86498 )