Police seeking driver who struck pedestrian

Pedestrian suffers minor injuries after being struck on Douglas Street at Cloverdale Avenue Tuesday night

A pedestrian crossing against the flow of traffic was struck in a crosswalk at the intersection of Douglas Street and Cloverdale Avenue shortly before midnight Tuesday.

Saanich Police responded to multiple 911 calls for the incident but released only that the fleeing car was a yellow four-door.

“Saanich Police are seeking the driver regardless of whether the driver was at fault or not,” said Const. Navid Akbar.

The pedestrian suffered minor injuries.

Douglas was closed northbound for about 30 minutes while police attended the scene and conducted the investigation.

Saanich Police are still working on the file.

 

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