Halifax Regional Police (HRP) and Halifax District RCMP release a monthly vehicle/pedestrian collision report to provide police and citizens with more contextual information on this issue.
A total of 159 vehicle/pedestrian/bicycle collisions have been reported from January to September 2019 in Halifax Regional Municipality. Of the total collisions, 54 involved a bicycle or a scooter. The remaining 105 incidents were vehicle/pedestrian collisions, with 109 pedestrian victims. This represents a decrease of fifteen incidents over the same time period in 2018.
Of the 105 incidents involving pedestrians in reported collisions in 2019, there were:
• 3 fatality
• 5 experienced major injuries
• 24 experienced moderate injuries
• 40 experienced minor injuries
• 35 experienced no injuries
• 2 unknown
Read the full report