2 pedestrians hit by car on Ropewalk Lane in St. John’s

A terrible streak of pedestrians being struck by vehicles continued in St. John’s on Monday night, with two people sent to hospital after being hit on Ropewalk Lane.

It happened around 9:40 p.m.

This is the fourth incident since Saturday, with a total of six people being hit by vehicles in three days.

Police did not say the condition of the two struck on Monday night, just that they required “medical attention.”

The Royal Newfoundland Constabulary’s accident investigation team took over the scene and are still investigating.

On Jan. 4, a man was struck on Elizabeth Avenue in St. John’s. His injuries were initially thought to be non-life threatening, however he passed away six days later.

Police are looking for dash camera or CCTV footage related to the incident.

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2 pedestrians hit by car on Ropewalk Lane in St. John’s

Source: https://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/newfoundland-labrador/ropewalk-lane-pedestrians-struck-1.5425937?cmp=rss
Aggregated from: CBC | Newfoundland and Labrador News

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