Girl struck by car in Terrace, B.C.

Witnesses sought in Oct. 4 accident on Lakelse Ave.

TERRACE RCMP officers are looking for witnesses to an Oct. 4 accident in which a girl suffered severe injuries after being struck by a car shortly after 5 p.m. on Lakelse Ave. between McDonald’s and the Skeena Mall.

The girl was first taken to Mills Memorial Hospital and was later flown to Vancouver Children’s Hospital due to her injuries.

Police said the car, a grey Chevrolet, was traveling west on Lakelse when the accident occurred.

The driver is assisting police with the investigation which is focused on whether the girl was in the crosswalk that runs across Lakelse between McDonald’s and the Skeena Mall.

“This incident occurred in front of the big windows of McDonald’s. We are asking for witnesses to come forward with any information that can assist us with our investigation,” said Terrace RCMP Constable Angela Rabut.

If you have information contact the Terrace RCMP at (250) 638-7400 or anonymously through Crime Stoppers by telephone at 1-800-222-TIPS, online at www.terracecrimestoppers.ca or by texting TERRACE plus your message to 274637 (CRIMES).

 

 

 

 

 

Just Posted

Terrace River Kings schedule released

Two new teams join CIHL in upcoming season

Is this the world’s cleanest pellet plant?

An inside look at Skeena BioEnergy’s new $20 million facility

Australian gold mining giant acquires Red Chris mine

Newcrest now owns 70 per cent of the mine south of Iskut and operatorship

Prince Rupert shuttle service set to get underway

New shuttle bus between Prince Rupert and Terrace

Cats shot with BB gun in separate Thornhill incidents

The pets were shot in their own yards, neighbours say

VIDEO: Could we BE any more excited? ‘Friends’ fans go crazy for merch

Movie theatres will show select episodes to mark the NBC series’ 25th anniversary

Bodies of two missing Surrey men found near Ashcroft

Ryan Provencher and Richard Scurr have been missing since July 17

Five hedgehogs quickly adopted after being left at BC SPCA

Lucky new owners picked up their pets from Maple Ridge branch on Aug. 20

B.C. cricket players get interrupted by racist remark

Community has had protocols in place for years to respond to prejudice

Groovy B.C. wedding a throwback to Woodstock ‘69

Couple hosts themed wedding 50 years after legendary festival

Nearly 50% of Canadians experience ‘post-vacation blues’: poll

48 per cent of travellers are already stressed about ‘normal life’ while still on their trip

More women may need breast cancer gene test, U.S. guidelines say

Recommendations aimed at women who’ve been treated for BRCA-related cancers and are now cancer-free

B.C. manhunt suspects left cellphone video before they died: family

Family member says Kam McLeod, Bryer Schmegelsky recorded final wishes

Most Read