Pedestrian killed while crossing street

SURREY – A 52-year-old has died after being struck by a vehicle in the 8200 block of 128 street Monday (June 2).

According to Surrey RCMP, police responded to a vehicle collision reported at 2 p.m. after a man was struck by a black Acura while attempting to cross the street. The victim was not in a crosswalk at the time.

Police say the driver of the Acura, a 17-year-old male, stopped at the scene and was co-operating with polce and that drugs and alchol were not beleived to be a factor in the crash.

The victim was rushed to Royal Columbian Hospital, where he was pronounced dead.

Two of the RCMP’s crash teams are currently investigating the incident and are asking anyone with further information who has not already spoken police to contact them at 604-599-0502 or anonymously at 1-800-222-TIPS.