On December 29, 2021, at 8:59 p.m., a North District General Patrol supervisor came across a collision involving a vehicle and a pedestrian (in a wheelchair) at Main Street and Inkster Boulevard.
The officer tended to the injured pedestrian, a female in her 50’s, and other police units arrived soon after. The vehicle driver had remained at the scene and was placed under arrest for impaired driving.
The pedestrian was transported to a hospital in critical condition, where she remains but has been stabilized.
A 46-year-old male of St. Andrews is facing charges of:
- Operation of a Conveyance CBH While Impaired to Any Degree by BAC or Drug or a Combination of Both
- Fail or Refuse to Comply with Demand
He was released on an Appearance Notice (as mandated by the Criminal Code).
The investigation is continuing by members of the Traffic Division. Anyone who may have witnessed the collision or has information regarding the matter is asked to contact investigators at 204-986-7085 or Crime Stoppers at 204-786-TIPS (8477).