Vancouver Police are investigating a serious collision that sent a teenaged student to hospital yesterday, and are asking anyone who saw what happened to call police.
The 15-year-old victim was stuck by a grey Mercedes while crossing West 16th Avenue near Wallace Street around 2 p.m. on Tuesday, near the end of the school day. She sustained serious and life-altering injuries, and was rushed to hospital, where she remains undergoing treatment.
The driver remained on scene.
VPD’s Collision Investigation Unit is leading the investigation, while school liaison officers and staff from staff from VPD’s Victim Services Unit provide support to staff and students.
Witnesses, or anyone with dash-cam video, is asked to contact VPD’s Collision Investigation Unit at 604-717-3012.