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Police watchdog looking into incident in Quesnel that resulted in a serious injury

The Independent Investigations Office of BC is investigating a police incident in Quesnel that resulted in a man sustaining a serious injury.

Quesnel RCMP say members were patrolling on March 10th of this year at around 5-20 pm when they observed a man driving a GMC pickup truck in the North Fraser Drive/Marsh Drive area.

Police say the driver was believed to have a driving prohibition.

RCMP say they attempted to conduct a traffic stop but the man fled the scene and police did not pursue.

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A short time later, the pickup was observed by officers on Edkins Street.

Subsequently there was a collision between the truck and police vehicles prior to his arrest.

The man sustained a serious injury which then triggered the IIO investigation.

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