IIO Deploys to Motor Vehicle Incident in Vancouver (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. has deployed investigators to a Motor Vehicle Incident in Vancouver.

According to police, at approximately 9:30 p.m. on January 6, 2018 a police vehicle collided with a pedestrian in the area of Knight street and 20th Ave. The pedestrian was transferred to hospital with potentially serious but not fatal injuries.

IIO investigators were deployed to the scene shortly after and are conducting standard tasks including obtaining physical evidence from the scene, interviewing any civilian witnesses, reviewing available CCTV footage, and designating and interviewing officers.

Any potential witnesses are asked to call the IIO at 1-855-446-8477.

No further information will be provided by the IIO at this time.

For interviews with Chief Civilian Director Ron MacDonald, please contact IIO media line at: 778-988-1041

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