Pedestrian hit by car

By December 11, 2015News
One man suffered minor injuries after being struck by a car in Medicine Hat.  Police say the accident happened just before noon yesterday when two men were attempting to cross Kingsway Avenue SE in the unmarked crosswalk at 7th Street.  The 25 year old pedestrian started to jog across the street when he saw a Toyota Corolla and jumped up.  The 48  year  old driver of the car saw the pedestrian, but despite braking and swerving, could not avoid hitting him.  The pedestrian’s head hit the windshield of the car and he was transported to Medicine Hat Hospital.  Police say that charges are pending against the driver of the car.