Stolen Hydro Ottawa van rammed into UOttawa concrete road barriers

July 29, 2021
CTV News reports that a man is facing charges after reportedly carjacking a Hydro Ottawa van and driving it into concrete road barriers at the University of Ottawa. Footage shows the driver attempting to steal a bicycle before fleeing on foot after the collision, and the Ottawa Citizen says that the police located the driver and had them taken to the hospital with injuries. The man has been charged with dangerous operation of a motor vehicle, theft of a motor vehicle, failing to stop after an accident, and failure to comply with an undertaking. One of UOttawa’s concrete barriers was damaged by the crash. Global News | Ottawa Citizen | CTV News (ON)