Two pedestrians hit while crossing street in Waterloo

Police investigate after two pedestrians were hit by a vehicle in Waterloo (Terry Kelly / CTV News Kitchener)

Police say two pedestrians were hit by a vehicle while crossing a Waterloo street on Thursday night.

Officers were called to the crash at the corner of Columbia and Phillip Streets around 8:50 p.m.

Police at the scene said a vehicle was turning onto Columbia Street when it hit two pedestrians crossing the street in a crosswalk.

A 19-year-old woman was taken to hospital with non-life-threatening injuries. A 58-year-old woman was treated for minor injuries at the scene.

The driver, a 41-year-old Waterloo man, has been charged with turn not in safety.

The investigation is ongoing. Anyone with information is asked to contact police and Crime Stoppers.