Highway traffic in Oakville diverted after pedestrian hit by driver
Published August 7, 2021 at 3:58 am
Highway traffic in Oakville was diverted late on Friday night after a pedestrian was struck by a driver.
The Ontario Provincial Police say the westbound Hwy. 401 was closed at Martin Street as a result of the collision. Traffic was diverted on to Hwy. 25.
— OPP GTA Traffic (@OPP_GTATraffic) August 7, 2021
Multiple reports said a person injured at the scene had no vital signs.
— Andrew Collins (@ACollinsPhoto) August 7, 2021
PEDESTRIAN STRUCK HWY : @MiltonFireON firefighters o/s assisting @HaltonMedics207 w/ CPR on pedestrian struck – vital signs absent — WB #Hwy401 at Hwy 25. @HRPSMiltHH o/s assisting @OPP_GTATraffic CLOSURE of all WB lanes . pic.twitter.com/jhB1ldIHGo
— Graham Paine (@GPmedia_24) August 7, 2021
Collisions on 400-series highways are often investigated by a collision reconstruction team and it can take several hours for the road to reopen.insauga's Editorial Standards and Policies advertising