Pedestrian and dog hit in Saturday snowstorm


LITTLE CURRENT – Just after 7 pm Saturday, a pedestrian was struck by a vehicle at the intersection of Hayward and Vankoughnet streets in Little Current while walking his dog.

The pedestrian was taken to the Manitoulin Health Centre in Little Current with non-life threatening injuries. He was discharged with a broken foot. The dog had minor injuries as a result of the collision.

Zero to low visibility from the winter storm was a major factor in the accident. No charges were laid.