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.
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 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]