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Woman allegedly dragged by truck in downtown Whitehorse

RCMP say a 37-year-old woman was seriously injured early Saturday morning.

RCMP say 37-year-old woman was seriously injured early Saturday morning

Police say they were called to Seventh Avenue and Wheeler Street early Saturday morning, where a woman had been allegedly dragged by a pickup and seriously injured. (Submitted by Deborah Turner-Davis)

Yukon RCMP are investigating after a woman was allegedly dragged by a pickup truck in downtown Whitehorse early Saturday morning.

In a news release, police say they were called at about 5:45 a.m. to Seventh Avenue and Wheeler Street, where a woman had been "seriously injured."

The 37-year-old woman had allegedly been dragged a short distance by the truck. She was later flown to hospital in Vancouver for care.

Police say the vehicle and driver have since been found.

No charges have been laid. 

Police are still investigating the accident. No charges have been laid. (Submitted by Deborah Turner-Davis)

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