Pedestrian struck by car

Saskatoon resident killed after being hit by a car while walking along Old Vernon Road at 1:58 a.m. on Sunday, Nov. 1.

  • Mon Nov 2nd, 2015 7:00am
  • News

A 24-year-old Saskatoon man has died after being struck by a vehicle on the weekend.

On Sunday, Nov. 1, at 1:58 a.m., the Kelowna RCMP responded to a report of a pedestrian versus motor vehicle incident in the 2800 block of Old Vernon Road.

Witnesses saw the pedestrian who was dressed all in the black in the middle of the road when he was struck by the motor vehicle.

The driver of the car remained on scene and the pedestrian was tended to by an off duty firefighter until Emergency Health Services (EHS) arrived and transported the man to hospital where he was pronounced deceased.

Kelowna RCMP continue to assist the  BC Coroners Service in the investigation.