Woman hit by car while crossing Highway 1 in Coquitlam

Comments
Image: Road car acceleration / Shutterstock

A woman was struck by a vehicle while attempting to cross 10 lanes of traffic on Highway 1 in Coquitlam.

The incident occurred before 10 p.m. near the King Edward Overpass, according to Global News. The woman was rushed to hospital with critical head injuries.

CTV News reports another woman may also have tried to cross the freeway, but it is not known if she sustained any injuries as police were not able to locate the second woman.

Both individuals are believed to have shoplifted from a nearby Real Canadian Superstore store and were running away from security.

Around the Web

About the author

Author Avatar
Vancity Buzz Staff Your inside source for Vancouver happenings. Established 2008.
@VancityBuzz

Facebook Conversations

BACK TO TOP
BACK TO TOP