At 2:29 p.m. yesterday, Halifax District RCMP and EHS responded to a report of a vehicle-pedestrian collision on Forest Hills Parkway.
The investigation determined that a 59-year-old female from Cole Harbour was walking in a cross walk in the mall parking lot when she was struck by a vehicle. As a result of the collision the female was taken by EHS to Dartmouth General Hospital with minor injuries.
The driver of the vehicle, a 55-year-old male from Lake Loon, was charged for failing to yield to a pedestrian in a marked crosswalk. If convicted, the driver faces a $697.50 fine. The investigation is continuing.
Source: Media Release