Two injured after separate crashes with Saskatoon buildings – Saskatoon
SASKATOON – Saskatoon police dealt with two separate incidents involving vehicles striking buildings in the city on Wednesday.
Emergency services were called to a collision around 2:15 pm involving a business in the 3000 block of Diefenbaker Drive.
A van breached a wall of a Salvation Army thrift store and one person was trapped inside the vehicle.
Firefighters used a winch to pull the van away from the building and then removed the driver.
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A store employee was also injured in the collision.
Both of their injuries considered to be non-life threatening.
Fire officials say damage to the building did not compromise the integrity of the structure.
Earlier on Wednesday morning, police were called to the 3300 block of 33rd Street West where another vehicle had collided with a building.
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Police say a truck jumped a curb and broke through a window of a convenience store around 10 am
No one was injured in this collision.
The driver of the truck was issued a ticket for driving without due care and attention.