Motor Vehicle vs Pedestrian Collision

Photo: Brandon Police Service

Source: BPS News Release

On October 4th, at 10:00am, a report was received of a single motor vehicle vs pedestrian collision at the crosswalk in the 1900’ block of Richmond Ave.  A Ford F150 pickup was travelling westbound when it struck an 80 year old man who was crossing the street.  The driver of the truck failed to remain at the scene of the collision.  The victim was transported to the hospital with serious injuries.  At 4:15pm, police located the driver of the truck and placed him under arrest.  The 67 year old man was held in custody as the investigation continues.