Pedestrian hit by car on Fifth Avenue

A 26-year-old woman is recovering after being hit by a vehicle Saturday near Fifth Avenue and Nicholson Street.

The woman, and two other pedestrians, were attempting to cross Fifth Avenue at about 1:45 p.m. when she was hit by the vehicle, which was attempting to stop. The driver remained on scene and witnesses stopped to assist. The woman was transported to hospital for treatment of non-life threatening injuries.  

Police would like to remind pedestrians to ensure that vehicles are stopped before stepping out into traffic.  Drivers should also be on the lookout for pedestrians at all times and drive to the conditions.