Pedestrian hit at intersection sent to Vancouver with life-threatening injuries

Police are looking for witnesses to the incident which took place around 7 a.m. November 12.

Police are looking for witnesses after a pedestrian was struck by a pick-up truck on November 12.

The incident took place at 7 a.m. near the Haisla and Tsimshian Boulevard intersection.

Police say the 47-year-old Kitimat man was flown to Vancouver with life-threatening injuries. The 25-year-old driver of the truck is fully cooperating with police and there is no indication of intoxication being a factor.

Anyone with information is asked to call the detachment at 250-632-7111. Police are also reminding people to take caution with the shorter hours of the day and with winter weather soon approaching.