12-year-old girl hit in St. Albert crosswalk
Driver facing charges after girl sent to hospital with minor injuries
St. Albert RCMP are investigating after a 12-year-old girl was hit by a vehicle at the corner of Boudreau Road and Sir Winston Churchill Avenue just before 8:00 a.m. Tuesday.
Police say the girl had been walking east along Sir Winston Churchill Avenue when she was struck in crosswalk by a 2005 red Chevrolet Blazer driven by a 53-year-old woman.
The girl was sent to the Sturgeon Hospital with minor injuries.
Police say the driver will be charged with failing to yield to a pedestrian in a crosswalk.