At 12:54 p.m., Halifax Regional Police responded to a vehicle & pedestrian collision at Barrington Street / Prince Street Halifax.
An adult male (23 years old), was crossing Barrington Street and was struck by a car travelling North on Barrington Street. The pedestrian sustained non-threating injuries and has been transported to the hospital. The male driver (30 yeard old) was not injured.
Investigators with the Accident Investigation Section, Forensic Identification Section and Patrol are conducting the investigation. It is not known if charges will be laid at this time.
Traffic is blocked to vehicle traffic at Barrington Street / Prince Street in all directions and will remain closed to vehicle traffic while the investigation in the early stage.
Police are asking anyone with information about this incident to call police at 902-490-5020. Anonymous tips can be sent to Crime Stoppers by calling toll-free1-800-222-TIPS (8477), submitting a secure web tip at www.crimestoppers.ns.ca or by using the P3 Tips app.
Source : Media Release