Surrey RCMP respond to a scene where two pedestrians were struck on Wednesday.

Two hit by pick-up truck in Surrey

Accident one of several police responded to on Surrey roads Wednesday.



Two pedestrians are in hospital after begin hit by a pick-up truck in Kennedy Heights this week.

On Wednesday at about 7:30 p.m., Surrey RCMP were called to a report of a cyclist hit in the 12200-block of 90 Avenue.

When Mounties arrived, they did not find a cyclist, but discovered a 28-year-old man lying on a grassy shoulder of the street and a 19-year-old woman in a water-filled ditch.

Both were taken to hospital  and are in stable condition, with possible broken limbs.

The driver of the pick-up truck remained at the scene and is cooperating with police. Drugs or alcohol are not believed to be contributing factors in this collision.

At the time of the collision, both pedestrians were walking with their backs to traffic and were wearing dark clothing.

 

Woman hit by slow-moving vehicle

 

A woman suffered minor injuries after being hit by a vehicle in North Surrey this week.

On Wednesday at just before 9 p.m., Surrey RCMP came across a 54-year-old woman who had been hit by a vehicle at the intersection of City Parkway and 104 Avenue.

She was hit by a slow-moving vehicle that had turned left onto City Parkway.

The woman was hit at a slow speed, suffered only minor injuries, and was taken to Royal Columbian Hospital for treatment.

The driver of the vehicle remained at the scene and is cooperating with police. Speed and impairment of the driver are not factors in the collision, police say.

At the time of the collision, the pedestrian was not in a crosswalk when crossing the street and was wearing dark-coloured clothing.

Surrey RCMP is asking anyone who may have witnessed either of these collisions to call the RCMP at 604-599-0502 or to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS.

 

Truck carrying diesel rolls over

 

A truck carrying tanks of diesel fuel rolled over an embankment in Whalley this week sending one man to hospital.

On Wednesday, at about 4:15 p.m., Surrey Mounties received several calls indicating a vehicle had gone off the road in the 12500-block of 106A Avenue.

The pick-up truck had rolled down an embankment and came to rest by a CN Rail right of way.

Two occupants fled the vehicle, while the other one was trapped.

The 53-year-old Surrey man was extricated and taken to hospital where he was treated for non-life threatening injuries.

While there, the driver of the vehicle had been taken to hospital by another friend. The driver is in stable condition.

Surrey RCMP is asking anyone who may have witnessed the collision are asked to call the Surrey RCMP at 604-599-0502 or to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.

 

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