Crash shuts down section of 17 Ave. on Thursday
This pickup truck was allegedly hit by a car at the intersection of 17 Ave. and 2 St. in the southwest on Thursday night.
Published Friday, January 18, 2013 6:33AM MST
Luckily, no one was hurt in a serious crash that closed a section of 17 Ave. S.W. in Calgary on Thursday night.
Witnesses say a truck turning left from 17 Ave. to 2 St. was hit by a car that apparently ran the red light.
The truck spun around from the force of the impact and smashed into a light standard.
A passenger in the truck said they were waiting for the light when the car hit them.
No one was seriously injured and the road was opened shortly before 11:30 p.m.