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Pedestrian struck moments after receiving safety reflector from police

A man was under treatment for minor injuries by the police at the scene. After a few moments of receiving a safety reflector to increase pedestrian visibility, a man was hit by a car in downtown Sidney. Road accident The Sidney/North Saanich RCMP officers who were standing on the edge of the sidewalk and handing […]

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Woman hit by stray bullet during Cardinals game

A woman was hit by a stray bullet during the Cardinals game. According to the police, a woman attending a St. Louis Cardinals baseball game was grazed in the arm by a stray bullet that possibly originated outside the Busch Stadium. Stray bullet The 34-year old victim was within the ballpark during the game against […]

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Pedestrian dies after hit by car in Abbotsford

A collision occurred at Marshall and McCallum roads. The 19-year old pedestrian died early this morning after hit by a vehicle last night in Abbotsford. The police were called around 9:40 PM to the intersection of McCallum and Marshall roads where they discovered a severely injured teen on the ground. Danger in the road According […]

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Child choked by scarf caught in playground equipment recovering in hospital

A child is under treatment in a healthcare facility after her scarf was caught in playground equipment and choked her. Playground accident The police were requested to help with the paramedics and fire department at a school playground at O.S. Geiger School in the northeast neighborhood of Castleridge. The report is about a medical emergency. […]

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Parents seek answers after girl choked by scarf on playground

A young girl was choked after her scarf got caught on the playground. Supervisors were present at a northeast Calgary school but parents at O.S Geiger School are raising concerns on how the school managed the incident. Unexpected incident The police were called to help the paramedics and fire department at the school playground in […]

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Young skier injured at Nakiska

A 9-year old who was severely injured at Nakiska resort is a member of a ski racing program. The girl was discovered unconscious and unresponsive on Sunday after she crashed into a tree. According to Matt Mosteller, spokesman for the Resorts of the Canadian Rockies, it was a sad day for the team. The young […]