Man struck and killed whereas crossing the road in Vancouver


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Revealed Sunday, Could 19, 2019 12:42PM PDT


Final Up to date Sunday, Could 19, 2019 6:57PM PDT

Vancouver police are investigating after a person was struck and killed whereas crossing East 57th Avenue close to Prince Edward Avenue Saturday night time.

The 38-year-old man was struck by a Honda Civic round 7 p.m. whereas crossing in the midst of the block, police stated.

They stated the person was transported to hospital with severe accidents, and later died.

On the scene, harm may very well be seen to the entrance window of the Honda, which appeared to have skidded to a cease, leaving lengthy observe marks on the street. One other car, a parked Mercedes SUV, had a shattered rear window, suggesting the pedestrian might have been thrown into it through the crash.

Police stated the driving force of the Honda remained on scene and is cooperating with investigators. They stated alcohol doesn’t look like an element within the incident.

East 57th Avenue was closed for a number of hours between Fraser and St. George streets whereas investigators labored on the scene.

Anybody with details about this collision, together with dash-cam video, is requested to name the VPD Collision Investigation Unit at 604-717-3012.