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Kingston Police investigating fatal collision involving pedestrian

Members of the Kingston Police Traffic Safety Unit set up equipment to carry out their investigation after a pedestrian was struck on Princess Street just west of McMichael Street on Monday, Jan. 25, 2021. Photo by Logan Cadue.

Update (Wednesday, Jan. 26, 2021): Kingston Police have now identified the deceased pedestrian. Ivan Lockyer, 71, passed away as a result of the injuries sustained during this accident.

Original article:

A local 71-year-old pedestrian has succumbed to his injuries after being struck by a vehicle on Monday, Jan. 25, 2021.

The incident occurred at approximately 3:38 p.m. on Princess Street, just west of McMichael Street, and resulted in a closure of westbound lanes in that area for several hours as the Kingston Police Traffic Safety Unit carried out investigations.

The westbound lanes of Princess Street were closed by Kingston Police in order to carry out an investigation after a pedestrian was struck by a vehicle on Monday, Jan. 25, 2021. Photo by Logan Cadue.
Police examine the front of a vehicle following a collision with a pedestrian. Photo by Logan Cadue.
Police lay evidence markers in the roadway during their investigation into the fatal collision. Photo by Logan Cadue.

The roadway was completely reopened as of 8:38 p.m. that evening. Kingston Police say that the investigation into the tragic accident is ongoing.

Anyone with information regarding this collision is asked to please contact Constable Brimble at 613-549-4660 ext. 6378, or via email at [email protected]

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