A vehicle-pedestrian accident in Conception Bay South early Saturday evening resulted in the arrest of a 49-year-old man.
According to the Royal Newfoundland Constabulary, the incident happened shortly after 6 p.m. on Swansea Street. The young victim was taken to hospital to receive medical treatment. The RNC did not provide details on the extent of that person's injuries.
The 49-year-old man was arrested and charged with impaired driving causing bodily harm, refusal to provide a breath sample, failure to provide assistance at the scene of an accident and failure to remain at the scene of an accident.
He has remanded in custody overnight and scheduled to appear in court Sunday morning.