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Police asking for assitance

Incident Date: 
Monday, September 18, 2017 - 16:00
Incident Number: 
P17060953
Location: 
Thunder Bay
Date Published: 2017-09-18

Police are asking for assistance to identify the driver of a Black Van that was involved with a collision with a young cyclist on Rockwood Avenue on Friday September 15 at approximately 3:00 p.m.

A 12 year old cyclist riding a blue mountain bike and a green helmet was on his way home from school, Friday afternoon.

He was riding on the west side of Rockwood Avenue between John Street Road and Red River Road, towards Red River Road.

A black van backed out of a driveway on the west side of Rockwood Avenue striking the youth.

The vehicle then proceeded north on Rockwood Avenue turning onto Red River Road.

The youth sustained injuries to his leg and a concussion.

If anyone has information regarding the van involved, please contact the Thunder Bay Police Traffic Department at 807 684-1200 #1276.

A tip can also be submitted through Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 or www.tipsubmit.com

 

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