A 21-year-old woman was sent to hospital with injuries Thursday evening after being hit by a vehicle while crossing the street on a crosswalk in St. John’s.
The driver of the vehicle was charged with failing to yield to a pedestrian on a crosswalk and driving while suspended.
The incident occurred about 5:59 p.m. on Rennis Mill Road Monkstown Road.
The south-bound vehicle on Rennis Mill Road had stopped at the intersection with Monkstown Road. When the vehicle proceeded to enter the intersection, it struck the woman.
The woman was transported to hospital with what are believed to be non-life threatening injuries.
The vehicle was impounded.