Wetaskiwin RCMP say a Maskwacis man died after he was struck by a vehicle. (File photo by Advocate staff)

Wetaskiwin RCMP say a Maskwacis man died after he was struck by a vehicle. (File photo by Advocate staff)

Central Alberta man struck by vehicle and dies

Wetaskiwin RCMP investigate

A pedestrian died after he was struck by a vehicle on Hwy 2A south of Wetaskiwin early Sunday morning.

Wetaskiwin RCMP said an investigation indicated that the man was walking in the driving lane of the highway when he was hit by a southbound vehicle.

As a result of his injuries the 37-year-old Maskwacis man died in the hospital

The vehicle involved remained on scene and the driver cooperated with RCMP. Charges are not anticipated and no further information will be provided in relation to this incident.



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