Driver Sought After Hit & Run Leaves Pedestrian Injured

Thursday, November 23, 2017
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Victoria, BC –Officers are asking for your assistance as we work to locate the driver of a vehicle involved in a hit and run collision that left a pedestrian with non-life-threatening injuries.  

Officers were called to the intersection of Cook and Yates Streets on Tuesday, November 14th, just after 5:00 p.m. for a report that a pedestrian had been struck by a truck. The driver of the vehicle reportedly left the scene without speaking to the pedestrian. The pedestrian was treated for non-life-threatening injuries.

The truck involved is described by the victim as an 1980s’ model GMC or Ford pick-up truck. The vehicle is grey, with an extended front bumper, and an open bed, no canopy, and, with possibly a wooden back bumper. There were two persons in the vehicle at the time of the collision. The driver is described as a Caucasian man, between 50-60 years of age, with a grey and white beard.

If you have information about this incident you are asked to call our non-emergency line at (250) 995-7654. To report what you know anonymously, please call Greater Victoria Crime Stoppers at 1 (800) 222-8477.