January 12, 2019 7:34 pm

Man in wheelchair sustains serious injuries in north Edmonton collision: police

Edmonton Police Service vehicle.

Global News

Edmonton police said a man suffered serious injuries after being hit by a vehicle in north Edmonton on Saturday morning.

While crossing the street, police said a man on a motorized wheelchair was struck by a pick-up truck at a crosswalk located at 165 Avenue and 50 Street.

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His injuries are considered serious and potentially life-threatening, according to police.

Police said it is too early in the investigation to determine whether charges will be laid in the collision.

WATCH BELOW: A pedestrian is dead after a collision in northwest Edmonton on Wednesday, Nov. 28, 2018. It happened on 127 Street between 127 and 128 avenues.

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