A pedestrian was struck and killed by a vehicle in Abbotsford on April 14, 2019. NICK PROCAYLO / PNG
According to the Abbotsford Police Department, emergency services were called to the 30000-block of Fraser Highway at 2:20 a.m.
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Upon arrival, a 37-year-old woman was found deceased. The driver, who reported the accident, remained on scene and is co-operating with the police. He did not sustain any injuries.
Abbotsford Emergency Services responded to a collision in the 30000 block of Fraser Highway at approximately 2:30 a.m. PT.
Fraser Highway was closed between Ross Road and Mt. Lehman Road for several hours while Abbotsford police investigated.