Collisions, impairs, and assault files part of the calls received Oct.28-Nov. 3 2019

Terrace RCMP responded to approximately 285 calls for service during the week of Oct. 28-Nov. 3, 2019.

For the month of October, Terrace RCMP received just more than 1,100 calls, with 40 reports received on the last day of the month — Halloween.

Of the calls responded to during the first week of November, approximately 140 were received on the weekend, Friday Nov. 1 to midnight Nov. 3, 2019.

Below are some highlights from that weekend’s calls.

Two collisions last Friday afternoon
19-11983/11984
   Two trucks collided at the intersection of Kenny Street and Hwy 16 Friday afternoon.
   Around 1:40 p.m., Nov. 1, 2019, Terrace RCMP received a report of a collision involving two trucks at the intersection. A black Chevy truck was heading eastbound on Hwy 16 when it struck a northbound blue Ford truck. Both vehicles were towed from the scene. 
   A ticket was issued for failure to stop at a red light.
   Around the same time, police attended a two-vehicle crash on the south side of the Sande Overpass and Keith Avenue. According to the investigation, a grey car was turning left onto the overpass from Keith Avenue when it struck a grey vehicle going straight through. Both vehicles were only occupied by a driver and both drivers appeared uninjured.
   Both vehicles were towed. A ticket was issued for failure to yield to a vehicle in an intersection.

Police investigating after assault reported downtown
19-12007
   An assault with a weapon file is under investigation after police were called to the 4700 block of Lakelse Avenue Friday night.
   Around 9:40 p.m. Nov. 1, 2019, Terrace RCMP received a report of a man being beaten with a bat by a group of unknown men. The victim, a man in his 20s, was taken to hospital with non-life threatening injuries.
   The public is not believed to be at risk.

Impaired driving
19-12012
   A man has lost his license following a vehicle stop on Sparks Street Friday night.
   Around 10:30 p.m., Nov. 1, 2019, police were conducting patrols when they observed a blue truck on Park Avenue registered to an N driver, but without the N displayed.
   After stopping the vehicle and speaking to its driver, police conducted a roadside breath test, which the driver failed to perform.
   A 90-day driving prohibition and 30-day vehicle impound was issued for refusing to provide a breath sample, which carries the same penalty as providing one exceeding .08, as well as violation tickets for failing to display the N and driving contrary to restriction.

19-12093
   A report of a vehicle running a red light and swerving all over the road led to a vehicle impound, violation tickets, and an arrest.
   On Sunday Nov. 3, around 8:20 p.m., Terrace RCMP received a report of a possible impaired driver on the 4700 block of Lakelse Avenue. Police attended, located the vehicle and performed roadside breath tests which registered readings of ‘Fail’.
   A man was issued a Notice of Driving Prohibition, 30-day vehicle impound, and a violation ticket for no driver’s license. He was also arrested for breaching his no-consume conditions and released with a court date.