Bus strikes Surrey pedestrian

Victim, 24, was rushed to hospital in critical condition

A pedestrian is fighting for his life after he was struck by a bus in Surrey on Wednesday afternoon

SURREY — A 24-year-old Surrey man is fighting for his life after he was struck by a bus at 176th Street and Fraser Highway late Wednesday afternoon.

The victim’s name has not been released. He was rushed to hospital with critical injuries.

The bus’s driver’s side windshield was smashed on impact.

The crash happened a few minutes after 4 p.m.

The Surrey RCMP Criminal Collision Investigation Team and the Integrated Collision and Reconstructionist Service (ICARS) is investigating.

“The bus driver stayed on the scene and is cooperating with police,” Staff Sgt. Joe Johal said.

tom.zytaruk@thenownewspaper.com

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