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RCMP investigating after pedestrian struck by car in Duncan

Early indications are a man was hit as he dashed across the crosswalk in the Trunk Road/TCH intersection
Police are investigation after a pedestrian was seriously hurt after being struck by car in Duncan.

Police are investigating after a pedestrian was seriously hurt after he was struck by a vehicle on the intersection of Trunk Road and the Trans-Canada Hwy in Duncan on June 4.

At around 10 p.m., North Cowichan/Duncan RCMP received a report that a pedestrian was struck by a vehicle at the intersection.

Initial evidence gathered at the scene indicated that the vehicle, a grey Honda Civic, was travelling southbound on the TCH when a man attempted to run, westbound, across the south portion of the intersection cross walk.

The pedestrian suffered serious injuries and was treated at the scene by BC EHS paramedics and the Duncan Fire Department, said Corp. Alex Bérubé, a spokesperson for the RCMP.

Investigators are continuing to collect evidence to piece together the circumstances leading to the collision.

Anyone with information, including dash-camera footage, is asked to contact the RCMP at 250-748-5522.