City cops charged a driver in relation to a collision on Deerfoot Trail that seriously injured a police officer.


Const. Adrian Chong had pulled over a vehicle on the side of the road on April 27 when the collision occurred, leaving him seriously injured. He remains off work and is recuperating from injuries sustained in the collision.


Twenty-five-year-old Gary William Henry of High River has been charged with careless driving and two counts under the Commercial Vehicle Maintenance Standards regulations for operating a vehicle not complying with maintenance standards and failing to conduct a proper “pre-trip” inspection.


Henry is set to appear in Calgary court on July 31 to face the charges.