Val Caron woman charged after pedestrian struck, injured
Greater Sudbury Police say a 51-year-old Val Caron woman has been charged with careless driving under the Highway Traffic Act, after a pedestrian was injured yesterday.
Police were called shortly after 8 a.m. on Thursday, after a pedestrian was hit at the intersection of Paris and Larch Street.
A pickup truck was turning left from Paris onto Larch and struck a 31-year-old woman.
Police report the woman became pinned under the truck and was dragged a short distance.
The woman was taken to hospital with serious, but non-life threatening, injuries.
Weather conditions were clear and sunny at the time, police said.