Wednesday, June 23, 2021

Police investigating after a pedestrian was struck in Chatham

Police investigate serious motor vehicle collision

Chatham-Kent Police Service officials allege: Around 3:00 p.m. yesterday afternoon, police responded to a collision involving a vehicle and pedestrian on Park Avenue East near St. George Street in Chatham.

A 47-year-old Chatham woman was travelling westbound on Park Avenue East when she struck a 25-year-old Chatham woman attempting to cross the street though the crosswalk.

The pedestrian sustained serious injuries and was transported to the Chatham-Kent Health Alliance for medical attention.

She was transferred to Windsor for further treatment.

No one in the vehicle was physically injured.

The Traffic Unit has taken over the investigation.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Constable Josh Flikweert at joshuaf@chatham-kent.ca or 519-355-1092.

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