Richmond RCMP investigating serious pedestrian collision
Jan 16, 2020
On January 14, 2020, shortly before 10:30 a.m. Richmond RCMP responded to the area of Cooney Road and Ackroyd Road for reports of a pedestrian struck.
A 72-year old man from Richmond was struck by a light coloured pickup truck. The driver of the pickup truck pulled over to offer assistance and has been cooperative with police.
The pedestrian was transported to hospital with serious injuries. Those injuries have since worsened and are life-threatening.
The Richmond RCMP Criminal Collision Investigation Team (CCIT) has taken conduct of this investigation.
Speed, alcohol, or drugs are not considered factors in this investigation.
The Richmond RCMP is asking the community for any information about this incident and to check their dashcams for possible footage if they were traveling around the area.
Corporal Dennis Hwang
Media Relations Officer
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