Man in critical condition after early morning collision in Edmonton

Edmonton, Alberta – The Edmonton Police Service Traffic Section is investigating a collision that occurred early this morning involving a pedestrian.

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At approximately 7:15 a.m. today, Thursday, Oct. 20, 2016, police were called to the area of 113 Avenue and 95 Street regarding a collision. It was reported that a black Nissan Rogue was travelling northbound on 95 Street when it allegedly struck a male pedestrian in his 20s. The pedestrian was not in a marked crosswalk. EMS treated and transported to hospital, where he remains in critical condition.

The operator of the vehicle, a 45-year-old male, was not injured during this incident and remains cooperative with police. Speed or alcohol do not appear to be factors in this collision.

Traffic officers continue to investigate.

Anyone who witnessed the collision is asked to contact the EPS at 780-423-4567 or #377 from a mobile phone. Anonymous information can also be submitted to Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 or online at www.tipsubmit.com/start.htm.

MRU #:TR16R042

Edmonton Police Service
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