The Regina Police Service is asking for information from the public to assist in an investigation into a hit-and-run collision on the weekend. Fortunately, the victim’s injuries were described as relatively minor.
On Friday, May 5, 2017, at approximately 9:15 p.m., policed were dispatched to a hit-and-run collision involving a vehicle and a cyclist at the intersection of Albert Street and Dewdney Avenue. When police arrived, EMS was already onscene, assisting a 15 year-old female victim. Preliminary investigation indicates a motorist in a grey SUV was northbound on Albert Street, made a left turn to head west on Dewdney Avenue and came into collision with a girl on a bicycle. The motorist drove around a nearby parking lot in the northwest corner of the intersection and then left the scene. The vehicle was described as a grey, older-model SUV that was “a little dirty”. The 15 year-old victim was taken to hospital by EMS as a precaution and it was later reported that her injuries were not life-threatening.
Anyone who has information or who may have witnessed this event is asked to contact the Regina Police Service at 306-777-6500 or call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.