Chilliwack police seek help with hit-and-run witnesses

Two-week old incident at Williams and Bole left woman seriously injured

The Chilliwack RCMP has asked for any witnesses to a pedestrian hit and run that occurred shortly after 1 a.m. on Saturday, Sept. 9.

A 54-year-old Chilliwack woman was crossing Williams Street at Bole Avenue in downtown Chilliwack when she was struck by a vehicle.

The vehicle did not stop.

The victim suffered serious, but not life-threatening injuries.

While the intersection is lit, it was dark and raining at the time of the accident. The vehicle that struck the victim is described as a light-coloured semi-truck, not pulling a trailer.

Any witnesses are asked to call the Chilliwack RCMP at 604-792-4611, or, to remain anonymous, Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS).

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