Pedestrian Struck

NEWS RELEASE
October 17, 2019
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Shortly after 6:00 am this morning Abbotsford Police patrol officers attended Highway 11 near Clayburn Road for a report of collision.  Upon arrival, first responders located a badly injured male in his 50’s.  Sadly, lifesaving efforts were unsuccessful, and the male was confirmed to be deceased.

The investigation is in its early stages.  No further details are available at this time.

Abbotsford Police Department Collision Analysts, Patrol officers and Major Crime Detectives continue to investigate the incident.

Traffic in the area will be impacted throughout the morning.

The APD would like to remind the public to be aware of road conditions and drive accordingly, and further remind pedestrians to wear bright or reflective clothing and use caution when walking on busy highways and roads.

 

Abby PD file: 19-45306
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Cst. Mike WILLFORD……………  Phone (604) 864-4899
Abbotsford Police Media Relations Officer…………………askmedia@abbypd.ca
2838 Justice Way, Abbotsford, BC V2T 3P5 ……….…………Fax: (604) 859-2527