A 55-year-old man was killed after he was struck by a vehicle Wednesday morning near the 188 Street and 24 Avenue intersection. (Aaron Hinks photo)

One dead following pedestrian collision in South Surrey’s Campbell Heights

Incident occurred just after 7 a.m. on 24 Avenue near 188 Street

One man has died following a pedestrian collision in South Surrey’s Campbell Heights neighbourhood this morning.

Emergency crews were seen racing to the area of 24 Avenue near 188 Street just after 7 a.m. Wednesday.

At the scene, one person could be seen in the middle of the road receiving CPR.

As of 9 a.m., police remained on the scene investigating, and a white tent could be seen covering an area of the road in front of a west-facing white pickup truck. Yellow police tape surrounded the scene, and a pair of shoes could be seen scattered on the road nearby.

In a news release issued just after 9:30 a.m., police confirmed a 55-year-old man died of injuries suffered in the collision.

The driver of the vehicle involved remained at the scene, the release adds.

Surrey RCMP’s Criminal Collision Investigation Team has taken the lead and the Integrated Collision Analysis Reconstruction Services unit has been tasked out.

Police have asked the public to stay clear of the area. Anyone with dash-cam footage or other information that could assist investigators is asked to call the Surrey detachment at 604-599-0502. To remain anonymous, contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 or solvecrime.ca

– with files from Aaron Hinks



tholmes@peacearchnews.com

Like us on Facebook and follow us on Twitter

RCMP

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

 

A 55-year-old man was killed after he was struck by a vehicle Wednesday morning near the 188 Street and 24 Avenue intersection. (Aaron Hinks photo)

A 55-year-old man was killed after he was struck by a vehicle Wednesday morning near the 188 Street and 24 Avenue intersection. (Aaron Hinks photo)

Just Posted

B.C.’s mixed doubles starts with ceremonial rock throw in Hope

Sixteen teams will compete over five days for opportunity to move on nationals in Manitoba

Fraser Valley couple wins $500K after finding scratch-and-win while moving

  • Robert Walters and Lois Gueret of Agassiz win half a million from Scratch & Win ticket

UPDATE: High-risk sex offender living in Chilliwack has supervision order extended

Former mayor and residents wanted James Conway gone from residential neighbourhood two years ago

‘Laff’ on International Women’s Day with a lineup of female comedians in Chilliwack

All-female comedy show I Am Woman! Hear Me Laff! returns to the Chilliwack Cultural Centre

Court orders Hope-area First Nation council to accept long-contested memberships

Federal judge rules Peters Band Council acted “irrationally, unreasonably” in rejecting applications

B.C. residents in Wet’suwet’en territory have right to police presence: Public Safety Minister

Nevertheless, Bill Blair said officials remain ‘very anxious’ for the barricades to come down

Vancouver 4/20 event to protest ‘intolerance of cannabis’ at Sunset Beach in 2020

The 2020 event is billed as a ‘protest and farmers market’

UPDATE: Boy, 5, will donate organs after crash that killed father, son on B.C. highway

Mike Cochlin and sons Liam and Quinn were travelling on Highway 5A

Wet’suwet’en hereditary chiefs to meet today with federal and B.C. governments

Nationwide rail and road blockades have been popping up for weeks

Chinatowns across Canada report drop in business due to new coronavirus fears

Around the world, about 81,000 people have become ill with the virus

VIDEO: Province promotes ‘lifting each other up’ on 13th annual Pink Shirt Day

Students, MLAs, community members gathered at B.C. Parliament Buildings Wednesday

Prepare for new coronavirus like an emergency, health minister advises

About 81,000 people around the world have now become ill with COVID-19

Winnipeg police investigating graffiti on RCMP and other buildings

Manitoba Justice Minister Cliff Cullen denounced the vandalism

B.C. seniors’ watchdog calls for better oversight after recent problems at Retirement Concepts care homes

‘There is no financial incentive right now to be a good operator’ - Isobel Mackenzie

Most Read