RCMP Respond to Injury MVC Involving Young Child in Elkwater

Elkwater, Alberta – On July 15th, 2017 at 11:42 am Redcliff RCMP received a complaint of an injury MVC at the Elkwater Lake Lodge and Resort in Elkwater.

After a thorough investigation, police determined that a white Dodge Ram 3500 pick up truck was traveling at a slow rate of speed in a north-west direction through the main parking lot across from Buglar’s restaurant and subsequently ran over a 2 year old boy.

The small child sustained serious injuries and was transported from the scene via ambulance and later by air ambulance to the Calgary Children’s Hospital. Police are requesting if anyone saw this incident to please call the Redcliff RCMP at (403)548-2288 or Crimestoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477).

Update on July 17, 2017: The child injured in the collision is still in hospital and is expected to recover. RCMP continue their investigation but at this time no charges are expected to be laid.

RCMP File 2017-914915

Redcliff RCMP

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