News

New West cop taken to hospital following collision

A New Westminster police officer assigned to the regional auto crime team was injured in a collision in Surrey on Thursday.

The NWPD said the Integrated Municipal Provincial Auto Crime Team (IMPACT) was investigating a stolen motor vehicle when a collision occurred. The New West officer seconded to IMPACT as an investigator sustained a leg injury and was taken to hospital.

A 24-year-old man was arrested and charges are pending. While IMPACT will continue with the stolen vehicle investigation, the collision will be handled by Surrey RCMP's traffic division.

We encourage an open exchange of ideas on this story's topic, but we ask you to follow our guidelines for respecting community standards. Personal attacks, inappropriate language, and off-topic comments may be removed, and comment privileges revoked, per our Terms of Use. Please see our FAQ if you have questions or concerns about using Facebook to comment.

You might like ...

Local charity joins fight against Ebola
 
50-year mystery of missing dino bones solved
 
City names winner of Our City photo contest
B.C. Small Business Month: A beautiful vision in Cloverdale
 
Man, 52, killed by car crossing Maple Ridge highway.
 
Wind storm knocks out power for thousands on Peninsula
Culture in schools is still a problem, says former Langley student who was bullied
 
Election 2014: Scott Nichols runs for councillor in Langley Township
 
Soldier killed in Parliament Hill siege

Community Events, October 2014

Add an Event