IIO is Investigating a Motor Vehicle Incident in Vancouver (2022-251)Case: 2022-251 Incident Date: September 20, 2022 Agency: Municipal Location: Vancouver Detachment: Vancouver Police Department Incident Classification: Serious Harm Case Status: Open - Investigation in Progress
Independent Investigations Office
For Immediate Release
Surrey, B.C. — The Independent Investigations Office (IIO) of BC is investigating a motor vehicle incident in Vancouver which resulted in serious injuries to one man.
Information provided by the Vancouver Police Department indicates that at about 3:20 a.m. on September 20, 2022, a police vehicle driving eastbound in the 100-block of East Hastings Street was involved in a collision with a pedestrian.
The man was transported to the hospital with serious injuries.
The IIO has commenced an investigation into the collision.
The IIO is asking any person with relevant information, dashcam or other video footage of the incident to please contact the Witness Line toll-free at 1-855-446-8477 or via the contact form on the iiobc.ca website.
The IIO is the Independent civilian oversight agency of the police in British Columbia. It investigates all officer-related incidents that result in serious harm or death, whether or not there is any allegation of wrongdoing.