Leduc RCMP looking for driver involved in collision with pedestrian

Driver of black pick-up allegedly struck youth, left scene

Leduc RCMP are investigating a hit and run after an 11 year old youth was struck by a vehicle Dec. 15.

According to a press release from Leduc RCMP spokesperson Cst. Cheri-Lee Smith, “On Sunday, December 15th, 2019, at approximately 1:10 p.m., Leduc RCMP responded to a hit and run collision in the 5200 block of Discovery Way.

“An 11-year-old female was walking in the Dairy Queen parking lot when she was struck by a black Dodge half ton truck causing serious but non-life threatening injuries.

“The driver of the truck did not provide her information and departed the scene prior to police arrival.

“The driver was described as female, 5’6” tall and heavier set.

“Leduc RCMP is looking for witnesses to the collision and would like to speak with anyone who might have seen the collision or the truck in question” said Cst. Smith.

If anyone has information regarding this investigation, they are asked to contact Leduc RCMP at 780-980-7267 or their local police. If you wish to remain anonymous, you can contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS), online at www.P3Tips.com or by using the “P3 Tips” app available through the Apple App or Google Play Store.

Stu.salkeld@pipestoneflyer.ca

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