Wednesday , 18 May 2022

St. Paul RCMP investigate hit and run, pedestrian airlifted to hospital

The St. Paul RCMP are seeking public assistance in identifying the driver responsible for a pedestrian hit and run.

On Jan. 28, at approximately 7:10 p.m., the St. Paul RCMP were dispatched to a pedestrian hit and run which occurred on Highway 29, about a half kilometer east of St. Paul. The suspect vehicle fled the scene. The vehicle is described as a 2015-2017 dark grey F250. It has damage to the drivers side trailer mirror and has a burnt out drivers side headlight.

The pedestrian has suffered life threatening injuries and was taken to hospital vis STARS air ambulance.

The St. Paul RCMP are asking the public’s assistance for any information in relation to this hit and run. Please contact St. Paul RCMP at 780-645-8870 or your local police. If you wish to remain anonymous, you can contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS).

About Arthur C. Green

Arthur C. Green is an award winning journalist and is from Whitbourne Newfoundland. Green graduated from the CNA Journalism Program. Arthur also studied Business Marketing and Political Science at Memorial University in Essex England and St. John's Newfoundland. Green has worked for such organizations as CBC, CBC Radio, NTV, Saltwire, Great West Media, CKLB Radio, River Radio, Vista Radio, and Postmedia. He also loves Jiggs Dinner and can fillet a Codfish.