The scene of a fatal crash in Surrey Friday morning. (Photo: Shane Mackichan)

UPDATE: Elderly woman killed while crossing Scott Road in Surrey

Police say driver, passerby tried to save woman’s life at scene

NEWTON – An elderly woman is dead after she was hit by a car while crossing Scott Road in Surrey on Friday morning.

RCMP say the pedestrian was hit around 7 a.m. in the 7700-block of Scott Road (120th Street). Police say the driver remained on scene and, along with passersby, did their best to help her until emergency first responders arrived.

The woman was pronounced dead at the scene.

See also: Car accidents on the rise in Surrey

Police say the vehicle was travelling northbound on Scott Road when it struck the woman, who was crossing from the west side to the east side of Scott Road.

Surrey RCMP’s Criminal Collision Investigation Team (CCIT), with assistance from the Integrated Collision Analysis and Reconstruction Service (ICARS), is investigating the crash.

Investigators will be looking into whether poor visibility and distraction were among possible contributing factors.

At 10 a.m., police said Scott Road is still closed northbound from 76th to 80th Avenues, and traffic is down to one lane southbound.

Traffic in the area will be affected for an undetermined time and police suggest motorists avoid the area.

Anyone with more information is asked to contact the Surrey RCMP at 604-599-0502.

If they wish to remain anonymous, contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS or

Get local stories you won't find anywhere else right to your inbox.
Sign up here


The scene of a fatal crash in Surrey Friday morning. (Photo: Shane Mackichan)

The scene of a fatal crash in Surrey Friday morning. (Photo: Shane Mackichan)

The scene of a fatal crash in Surrey Friday morning. (Photo: Shane Mackichan)

Just Posted

Surrey RCMP recover $80,000 worth of stolen property

Police found the property after executing two search warrants in Newton

White Rock approves scaled-up Festival of Lights for 2020

Event to run for nearly 60 days, and expand from the white rock to Oxford Street

White Rock to encourage Uber, Lyft to operate in city

South Surrey and White Rock are without ride-hailing services, for now

Annual Battle of the Badges hockey game to combat bullying in Delta schools

This year’s Battle of the Badges takes place at Sungod Arena on Pink Shirt Day (Wednesday, Feb. 26)

Trains through White Rock, Surrey could be affected by rail blockades

Coastal GasLink said it’s signed benefits agreements with all 20 elected band councils along pipeline route

VIDEO: Ottawa wants quick, peaceful resolution to pipeline protests, Trudeau says

The protests have manifested themselves as blockades on different rail lines across the country

New highway proposed between Alberta and B.C.

The route would connect Red Deer to Kamloops

Wet’suwet’en and B.C. government have been talking Aboriginal title for a year

Coastal GasLink says it has agreements with all 20 elected First Nations councils along the 670-kilometre route

Trudeau tightlipped on plan to end protests ‘quickly and peacefully’

The prime minister, who cancelled a two-day trip to Barbados this week to deal with the crisis at home

B.C. budget expected to stay the course as economic growth moderates

Finance minister said ICBC costs have affected budget

Canadian standards for coronavirus protection to be reviewed, health agency says

The protocols set out how health workers should protect themselves and their patients

Monday marks one-year anniversary of man missing from Langley

42-year-old B.C. man, Searl Smith, was last seen leaving Langley Memorial Hospital on Feb. 17, 2019

BC Ferries sailings filling up Family Day Monday

More than 20 sailings added between Swartz Bay and Tsawwassen for long weekend

Most Read