Woman seriously injured in LaSalle after being hit by truck
Truck was turning onto Newman Boulevard when it hit pedestrian
A 28-year-old woman who was hit by a truck in LaSalle this morning, and rushed to hospital with serious injuries to her legs, is expected to survive.
The incident happened around 10:30 a.m. ET on Thursday at the corner of Newman Boulevard and Thierry Street.
Const. Manuel Couture of the Montreal police said the woman was crossing the street when a truck travelling southbound on Thierry began turning west onto Newman.
The truck hit the pedestrian while making the turn.
A witness was treated for shock.
Newman Boulevard was closed between Thierry and Lapierre streets for several hours.