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Crossing guard hit in Baden, police search for black pickup truck

Police are searching for the driver of a black pickup truck that hit a crossing guard in Baden last Friday morning.

The driver of the pickup truck drove away after the crossing guard was hit, according to police

A crossing guard was hit by a pickup truck at a crosswalk in Baden on Friday, Waterloo regional police say. Officers are now looking for the driver of the black pickup truck after the person drove away after the crossing guard was hit. (Google StreetView)

A crossing guard in Baden experienced minor injuries after being hit by a black pickup truck last Friday.

Officers were called to the area of Snyder's Road W. and Brenneman Drive, near Sir Adam Beck Public School and just down the road from Waterloo-Oxford District Secondary School just before 8 a.m. on Friday.

A female crossing guard has been hit by a truck "that was encroaching into the crosswalk," police said in a release.

The driver of the pickup truck drove away after the crossing guard was hit.

Police continue to investigate. Anyone with information is asked to call the Waterloo Regional Police Service at 519-570-9777 ext. 6399 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.

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