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Driver ticketed after pedestrian struck in Lloydminster

A 68 year old woman suffered serious, but non-life threatening injuries on Wednesday morning.

According to a press release issued by the Lloydminster RCMP, the police responded to a collision involving a pedestrian at the intersection of 51 Avenue and 31 Street just after 7:00 a.m. on September 7. The pedestrian was struck by an east-bound truck while walking south across 31 Street, and was taken to hospital due to her injuries.

The driver of the truck was issued a ticket for failing to yield to a pedestrian in a cross walk.

“”The time of day played a large role in this collision,” said Constable Grant Kirzinger, in the release.

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“Both pedestrians and drivers need to take extra care at intersections, especially when the sun is low reducing visibility.”

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