Lethbridge: A 25-year old city man has been charged with careless driving after an injury
collision about 3:15 Wednesday afternoon.
The incident happened about 3-kilometres east of Coaldale in the west bound
lanes of Highway-3.
The driver of a west-bound delivery truck allegedly swerved toward the
right and rear-ended a pick-up truck parked on the shoulder, causing extensive
damage to both vehicles.
The lone occupant of the pick-up truck, a 50-year old man from Medicine
Hat, was not wearing a seat belt. He had to be extricated from the vehicle and
is in stable condition in Regional Hospital with non life-threatening injuries.
The delivery truck driver was wearing a seat belt and is also in stable
Alcohol is not a factor. However, Cody Turnbull was charged under the
Traffic Safety Act.
Posted on Thursday, March 24, 2011 at 12/11/2013 9:23:18 AM
Source: Dori Modney -- Country 95 News