Accident Sends Young Girl To Hospital On Shoal Lake

Posted on Friday, August 11, 2017 20:05 PM

Treaty Three Police are investigating an accident on the Shoal Lake #40 First Nation involving a
four year old girl.

Police say the girl was struck by a vehicle on Friday while walking in the community.

Officers and paramedics responded to the accident scene and the girl was transported to Lake of the Woods District Hospital with
unspecified injuries.

The child's injuries are currently being assessed and she's recovering in hospital with her family by her side.

The OPP's Technical Traffic Collision and Forensic Identification Units have been called into help out with the investigation.

Police say the driver of the vehicle has been identified, but anyone with information about the accident is asked to contact the
Treaty Three Police Service or Crimestoppers.