- ACT Policing is seeking witnesses to a collision involving a motor vehicle and two pedestrians early yesterday (Saturday, July 25) morning.
About 2.20am, a 19-year-old Richardson man driving a Nissan Pulsar struck two pedestrians in the carpark near PJ O’Reilly’s pub, Reed Street, Tuggeranong.
One of the males sustained leg injuries and the other minor injuries and were conveyed to The Canberra Hospital by ACT Ambulance.
The 19-year-old driver of the vehicle was arrested and conveyed to the ACT Regional Watch house where he where he subsequently returned a positive blood alcohol reading of 0.074.
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He is expected to attend the ACT Magistrates Court on Monday (July 27) to face charges of culpable driving causing grievous bodily harm, drink drive and driving an unregistered vehicle.
Police are appealing for any witnesses who may have seen the incident to contact Crime Stoppers.
If you can help police contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or online.