A 61 year-oldReginamale has been charged following investigation into a motor vehicle collision that resulted in a van striking the fence of a child care facility and causing injury to a toddler.
At approximately 5:08 p.m. on Thursday, October 20, 2011, police and EMS were dispatched to the 500 block of Broad Street after a report of a motor vehicle collision with injuries. Preliminary investigation indicated that a motorist in a van had just picked up a woman and two children from a daycare in the 500 block of Broad Street, then turned west from a lane onto 1st Avenue North. The van collided with a truck, which was westbound on 1st Avenue. The impact caused the van to travel southbound across a store parking lot and into a fence, which separated the store from the daycare. The van continued across the yard of the daycare striking a two-year old child. The child was taken to hospital where it was determined that the injuries were relatively minor. The 61 year-old driver of the van was arrested and subsequently charged.
Sixty-one year-old Bhajan Singh BRAR, DOB: 1950-05-15, of Regina, has been charged with Dangerous Driving Causing Bodily Harm. BRAR was released on an undertaking to appear in Provincial Court on November 16, 2011 at 9:30 a.m.