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Bus driver charged in a vehicle/pedestrian collision

Update November 6, 2018: Bus driver charged in a vehicle/pedestrian collision

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Today, the 48-year-old female driver of the Halifax Transit bus was issued a summary offence ticket for failing to yield to a pedestrian in a crosswalk.

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Vehicle / Pedestrian Collision

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Halifax Regional Police is investigating a vehicle/pedestrian collision that occurred tonight in Dartmouth.

At 7:25 p.m., police responded to a vehicle/pedestrian collision that occurred in the 600 block of Portland St. A Halifax transit bus was travelling inbound on Portland Street when it collided with a 52-year-old woman in a marked crosswalk. The woman suffered life threatening injuries and was transported to hospital by EHS.

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Portland Street inbound remained closed until 11pm. The investigation by the Accident Investigation Section is continuing and no charges have been laid.

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Source :Media Release

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