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Pedestrian hit, not injured in crosswalk in Lower Sackville

A 16-year-old boy was ticketed after hitting a pedestrian in the crosswalk in front of this Sobeys in Lower Sackville.
A 16-year-old boy was ticketed after hitting a pedestrian in the crosswalk in front of this Sobeys in Lower Sackville.

HALIFAX – A 50-year-old man was hit by a car while in a crosswalk in the Sobey’s parking lot at 752 Sackville Drive at 11:50 this morning, according to RCMP.

The man was not seriously injured, although EHS was called to check him over, said RCMP Cst. Greg Church.  He was not taken to hospital.

The 16-year-old male driver of the car was handed a ticket for failing to yield to a pedestrian in a crosswalk. The ticket carries a fine of $693.95 and four points on a driver’s licence upon conviction.

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