Pedestrian struck by vehicle, in apparent hit-and-run
2023-06-13 13:35 PDT
File # 2023-805
Princeton RCMP is requesting the public’s assistance in locating a vehicle and identifying a hit and run driver, which resulted in serious injuries of a pedestrian.
On June 9, 2023, at approximately midnight, a male victim was returning to his residence after securing a loose horse in the 6000 block of Highway 3, in Hedley, BC. While walking along the highway, the man was struck by an unknown white SUV, possibly a Kia. The vehicle sustained damage to its front right windshield, grill and hood.
The driver of the Kia failed to stop and departed the scene. It was last seen travelling towards Hedley and Keremeos on Highway 3.
The pedestrian sustained serious, but non-life-threatening injuries.
Anyone who witnessed the incident, have dash-cam video or additional information is asked to contact the Princeton RCMP at 250-295-6911 and quote file number 2023-805.
Cpl. James GrandyDistrict Advisory NCO (Media Relations)
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