Shelburne Police responded to a “Pedestrian Hit” radio call on Main Street East at William Street shortly after 3:30pm yesterday (Thursday June 8).
A Senior Citizen from Shelburne was crossing Main Street East at the pedestrian crossover by William Street on a scooter. An SUV turning from William Street onto Main Street East struck the senior citizen.
The senior resident was transported by ambulance to hospital with serious but non-life threatening injuries. The pedestrian remains in hospital at Sunnybrook.
As a result of the investigation, the adult driver of the SUV from Dundalk was charged with Fail to Stop at Crossover under the Highway Traffic Act. She was given a first appearance court date in early July 2017.
If anyone has any information in relation to this case or any other matter, they are encouraged to contact the Shelburne Police Service at 519-925-3312 or anonymously through Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) or online at www.crimestopperssdm.com.