8:39 pm - Thursday, April 9 2020
Home / News / Charges Laid After Fatal Pedestrian Collision In Clayton Park
Screen Shot 2020-02-19 at 1.19.39 PM

Charges Laid After Fatal Pedestrian Collision In Clayton Park

Release:

Police have charged a man in relation to a fatal vehicle/pedestrian collision that occurred yesterday in Halifax.

At approximately 1:20 p.m. police responded to vehicle/pedestrian collision at the intersection of Dunbrack Street and Clayton Park Drive. The pedestrian was crossing Dunbrack Street in a marked crosswalk when she was struck by a pick-up truck. The pedestrian, a 74-year-old Halifax woman, was taken to hospital where she succumbed to her injuries.

The driver of the vehicle, an 83-year-old man from Halifax, has been charged with failing to yield to a pedestrian in a crosswalk.

Our thoughts remain with the family at this difficult time.

About Haligonia.ca

See news happening near you? Tell us. Click here to email our team.

 

The views and opinions expressed in this content are those of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of haligonia.ca.

You might also like...

Screen Shot 2020-04-02 at 2.41.38 PM

Man Ticketed $1000 For Not Maintaining Safe Social Distance

Release: At approximately 5:15 p.m. on April 1, police issued a summary offence ticket to...

hwc

Halifax Water is taking additional measures to assist those facing financial hardship

Release: The COVID-19 pandemic has many Halifax Water customers concerned about the future and their...