Police Seeking Witnesses/Video After Skateboarder Injured
(Bradford, ON) South Simcoe Police Service officers are seeking witnesses and video after a skateboarder was injured in Bradford.
On Saturday, June 8, 2019 around 12:30 a.m., police were dispatched to the 8th Line and Professor Day Drive area for a report of a possible pedestrian and vehicle collision. Once on scene, officers located a 21-year-old Bradford man with serious injuries. Investigation revealed the man had been skateboarding at the time he was hurt. He was taken to a local hospital and then transported to a Toronto trauma centre. A motorist who was first to render assistance to the injured man remained at the scene.
The investigation is in the early stages and police are trying to determine the circumstances surrounding this incident. Anyone with information, security camera footage or cell phone video is asked to contact Traffic Unit Cst. Ashley Fairbarn at 905-775-3311, 705-436-2141 extension #2034.