Tuesday, June 6, 2023

‘Serious collision’ in downtown Dresden


Updated story here.

Emergency crews were at the scene of an incident in downtown Dresden.

Police and EMS crews were at the scene on St. George Street, right in the downtown core shortly after 9 a.m.

“St. George St between Queen St & Main St in Dresden is closed as CKPS investigate a serious collision… one person has been taken to hospital. More information will be released as it becomes available,” read a posting on the Chatham-Kent Police Service Facebook page.

A witness says they spotted a person being placed on a stretcher.

Sources say a pedestrian was struck by a vehicle, however this has not been confirmed.

A walker was spotted a “long way” from where a person was lying on the ground, another source says.

We’ll provide more information when it becomes available.

– Submitted photo

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