Car strikes Skeena Mall in Terrace, B.C.

Pedestrian on sidewalk was slightly injured as well

  • Apr. 20, 2016 3:00 p.m.

GREIG Ave. in Terrace right behind the Skeena Mall was shut down for three hours late yesterday afternoon and into the early evening after a vehicle struck a pedestrian, report Terrace RCMP.

The car, a blue 2000 Ford Crown Victoria, was travelling eastbound when it crossed four lanes of traffic on Greig and struck the pedestrian who was on the sidewalk shortly before 5 p.m.

The vehlcle then went over the embankment, coming to a stop at the back end of the mall.

“The 22-year-old pedestrian suffered minor injuries. The 20-year-old driver was the lone occupant of the vehicle and was uninjured,” report Terrace RCMP.

A RCMP traffic analyst and drug recognition experts were part of the investigation, police say.

“As in all investigations, nothing is assumed and everything must be carefully examined,” said Terrace RCMP Constable Angela Rabut.

The vehicle has also been seized and is being inspected.


Just Posted

Police encourage reporting of suspicious events following reports involving children

Terrace RCMP are asking the public to report any suspicious adult interactions… Continue reading

Soup kitchen sees “groundswell of community support”

Donations toward looming tax bill push non-profit back in the black

College buys a yurt to boost student success

Round tent-like structure part of college instructional shift

Terrace husband and wife honoured for saving each other’s lives

BC Ambulance presented each a Vital Link Award for separate incidents of CPR

Council supports lobby for fair share of cannabis tax revenue

The City of Terrace is throwing its support behind a West Kelowna… Continue reading

Testing the Google Arts & Culture app

Going face to face with art

VIDEO: Fuel truck and train collide in B.C. causing massive fire

More emergency crews are still arriving on scene of a massive fire at the Port Coquitlam rail yard.

Back to work: U.S. government shutdown ends after Democrats relent

Short-term spending measure means both sides could see another shutdown stalemate in three weeks

Man lives despite malfunctioning defibrillator at B.C. arena

A middle-aged man went into cardiac arrest after at game at Pitt Meadows Arena last Wednesday.

Cause of Northern B.C. seaplane crash released

TSB releases report on seaplane crash during a water landing in 2016 near First Nations community

Vancouver police crack down on pop-up pot vendors

Officers raided merchants’ tables on Robson Square late Sunday

Bell Media, NFL take appeal over Super Bowl ad rules to top court

At issue is a ban on substituting American ads with Canadian ones during the game’s broadcast

Crown seeks 4.5 years jail for B.C. woman convicted of counselling tax evasion

Debbie Anderson the latest from group to face jail for teaching debunked ‘natural person’ theory

UPDATE: Brother of B.C. teen killed by stray bullet says the death left a void

Alfred Wong, 15, was gunned down in Vancouver while on his way home from dinner with his family

Most Read