IIO Appeal for Witnesses in Vancouver Motor Vehicle Incident (2018-004)

Case: 2018-004 Incident Date: January 6, 2018 Agency: Municipal Location: Vancouver Detachment: Vancouver Police Department Incident Classification: Serious Harm Case Status: Closed - Court Decision

Independent Investigations Office
For Immediate Release

Surrey – The Independent Investigations Office of B.C. is seeking witnesses to a motor vehicle incident involving the Vancouver Police Department.

On Saturday, January 6, 2018, an unmarked VPD vehicle (a grey SUV) was involved in a crash that left a pedestrian with serious but not life-threatening injuries.

The IIO is asking anybody who saw the grey SUV travelling southbound on Knight Street near the intersection of 20th Avenue at approximately 9:39 p.m. to contact the witness line at 1-855-446-8477.

The IIO believes there are more people who may have witnessed the incident at the time of impact. This includes vehicles driving in both directions.


Marten Youssef
Director, Public Engagement & Policy

Shannon Brennan
Communications & Stakeholder Relations Liaison

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