Man and woman struck in Maple Ridge

Both taken to hospital, one by helicopter and seriously injured.

  • Dec. 19, 2011 6:00 p.m.

A man and a woman were injured after being struck by a car in Maple Ridge Saturday night.

The pair had been riding scooters when the collision occurred on Dewdney Trunk Road near 243rd Street around 9:30 p.m. It was raining heavily at the time.

Police said weather was definitely a factor, but have ruled out alcohol.

The man and the woman were both airlifted to hospital, where they were treated and released.

The investigation into the crash continues.