Thursday, November 29, 2012
75 Year Old Woman Succumbs to Injuries after Collision #yyj @VicpdCanada
File # 12-47242
Date: Thursday, November 29, 2012
Victoria BC – The 75-year-old victim from yesterday’s collision at Douglas Street and Discover Street has succumbed to her injuries.
The woman was struck at an unmarked crosswalk at approximately 2:45 p.m. as she crossed at Discovery Street. Despite the best efforts of paramedics and doctors, the woman passed away last night.
Due to the severe nature of the collision, VicPD’s Crash Team was called to analyze the scene and traffic in the area was re-routed for hours.
Officers continue to investigate the collision and as part of that have seized the vehicle for mechanical inspection.
Investigators are still looking for witnesses to this collision. If you did witness the collision, please contact VicPD at the non-emergency line at 250-995-7654.