Vancouver police investigating after lady struck and dragged by van on Hastings St.
British Columbia·NewA woman has life-threatening injuries after she became stuck underneath a car and dragged for several blocks Saturday morning. Police believe impaired driving may have been a factorEstefania Duran · CBC News · Posted: Oct 12, 2019 1:38 PM PT | Last Updated: October 12Police say a woman in her 40s was rushed to…
A lady has life-threatening accidents after she was stuck beneath a van and dragged for several blocks Saturday morning.
The girl was strolling come East Hastings and Jackson Facet road in Vancouver spherical 12: 30 a.m. when she was struck by a white van and delight in become trapped beneath, police acknowledged.
“It was most inviting after [the driver] had pulled over and stopped that he realized that this lady had been pinned below his automobile and had suffered some very severe accidents,” acknowledged Sgt. Steve Addison.
Officers have not been in a position to name the lady, who’s believed to be in her 40s, Addison added. Police are also searching for to resolve where she was strolling on the time of the accident.
Police divulge the driver is a man in his 30s from the U.S. He was taken into custody but has since been released. Addison says impaired riding can even had been a facet.
“At this point we cease deem that alcohol can even delight in performed a feature within the collision but we’re conducting extra investigation to resolve the instances of the match,” he added.
Any individual with recordsdata about the incident is being requested to contact police.
The investigation into the incident is ongoing.
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