Mandan News

Police Log: Person in wheel chair hit while crossing Main

An injury accident involving a person in a wheel chair and a motor vehicle happened on Monday, Oct. 7.

The Mandan Police Department responded to the accident at Collins Ave. and Main St. According to a witness, the motor vehicle was making a left turn from Collins Ave. onto Main St. At the same time, the person crossing Main St in a wheel chair, had a steady walk sign for the North – South pedestrian crossing.

Nonetheless, the vehicle crashed head on into the victim causing them to fall onto their side. The wheel chair occupant was taken by ambulance to a Bismarck Emergency Room for observation.

The driver of the vehicle was issued a citation for Care Required.