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Pedestrian Struck and Police are Seeking Witnesses

Pedestrian Struck and Police are Seeking Witnesses
March 2nd, 2018 - Police & the Community

Investigators with Barrie Police Traffic Services, is looking for witnesses following a fail to remain involving a pedestrian, on Friday, March 2, 2018.

The collision took place just after 12:30 a.m. at the intersection of Huronia Road and McKay Road, in the City of Barrie. The victim had been returning to his vehicle after assisting another motorist, when he was struck by a vehicle heading northbound on Huronia Road. The vehicle pulled over monetarily then left the scene without rendering assistance.

The victim, a 53-year-old Barrie man, sustained serious but non-life threatening injuries and was transported to a local hospital.  

The vehicle is described as a dark colored hatchback and may have slight front-end damage. The investigation is ongoing and anyone with information can contact PC Allport at (705)725-7025 ext. 2913, callport@barriepolice.ca or to remain anonymous contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477), or online at www.tipsubmit.ca

Prepared by: Constable S. Bamford #7419
Occurrence: BA18010199