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Category: Motor Vehicle Incident

Driver strikes pedestrian at the intersection of Royal Avenue and 4th Street

New Westminster – On January 20, 2022 at approximately 5:45 am, the New Westminster Police Department responded to reports of a pedestrian struck by the driver of a vehicle at the intersection of Royal Avenue and 4th Street. NWPD patrol members and paramedics arrived on scene and transported the male to Royal Columbian Hospital with […]

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Collision involving a cyclist and the driver of a vehicle at 8th Street and 8th Avenue

New Westminster – On July 1st 2021, at approximately 9:00 pm the New Westminster Police received a report of a collision involving a cyclist and a driver of a vehicle at the intersection of 8th Street and 8th Avenue. The cyclist was traveling northbound on 8th Street when they were struck by a driver. “Anyone […]

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Vehicle collision at Quayside Drive

New Westminster – The New Westminster Police Department is currently investigating a serious collision which occurred in the 1000 block of Quayside Drive. At approximately 11:00 pm on April 4th a vehicle collided with an unoccupied parked van at a high rate of speed. The male driver fled the scene but was located a short […]

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Vehicle driven into back yard at McBride Boulevard allegedly stolen

New Westminster –On February 7th at approximately 9:00 am New Westminster Police Department officers attended a single vehicle collision at McBride Boulevard and Mott Crescent. The vehicle had traveled across a lawn, through a row of trees, and into the backyard of a residential home. The New Westminster Fire & Rescue Services had to cut […]

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Two impaired driving collisions prompts warning from NWPD

New Westminster – In the evening of January 8th New Westminster police officers responded to two separate impaired driving collisions. The first was a head-on collision where the driver fled the scene and was located a short distance away waiting for a taxi. The second impaired driving collision involved a driver who collided with several […]

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Pedestrian struck by driver and suffers serious injuries

New Westminster – On Saturday, December 5, 2020 at approximately 2:00 pm, members of the New Westminster Police Department responded to a call of a pedestrian being struck by a driver in a crosswalk at 6th Street and 5th Avenue. Officers rushed to the scene and provided aid to the 72 year old woman who […]

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NWPD respond to a collision involving a cyclist and driver of a tractor trailer in the Braid industrial area

New Westminster – On October 30th, 2020 at approximately 5:00 pm the New Westminster Police responded to a report of a collision involving a cyclist and a tractor trailer unit in the Braid industrial area. Upon arrival it was determined the cyclist had suffered significant injuries and he was transported to a local area hospital […]

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Video of collision – NWPD seek witnesses for hit and run

UPDATE: The New Westminster Police continues the investigation of a hit and run. New video has been received from a Transit Bus that captures the pedestrian struck collision. The driver of the vehicle that struck the female is seen pulling over and exiting his vehicle. “We are still appealing for any witnesses or anyone with […]

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NWPD investigating cause of fatal motorcycle crash

New Westminster – Officers were called to the area of 10th Avenue at approximately 8:30am on June 19th, for a report of a collision between a motorcycle and a passenger car. The motorcycle rider, who is an adult male from Vancouver, subsequently died. 10th Ave between McBride Boulevard and 6th Street was closed for several […]

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NWPD Investigate Collision

New Westminster – On December 19th 2016 at approximately 2:05 pm, the New Westminster Police Department responded to the area of 6th Street and 6th Avenue for a report of a vehicle that collided into the side of a bank. There did not appear to be any major damage to the building, however two pedestrians […]

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