According to police, the truck was making a right turn onto Main Street at the time of the collision and struck the woman at a low speed.
Vancouver police investigate pedestrian death in east Vancouver
She was taken to hospital but died a short time later. It is the sixth pedestrian fatality in Vancouver in 2018.
Woman dies after being hit by pickup truck in Vancouver
Police are asking anyone with dashcam footage or who may have been driving in the area Wednesday morning between 11:20 and 11:40 a.m. PT to contact them at 604-717-3012.
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An 83-year-old Vancouver woman was walking across East 30th Avenue near the east side of Main Street on Wednesday morning when she was hit by a black pick-up truck making a right-turn at a low speed. John Kenney / Postmedia
An 83-year-old Vancouver woman was walking across East 30th Avenue near the east side of Main Street on Wednesday morning when she was hit by a black pickup truck making a right turn at a low speed.
Paramedics took her to hospital where she died a short time later. This is the city’s sixth pedestrian fatality of 2018, according to a statement by the Vancouver police.
Vancouver police are investigating after an elderly woman was hit and killed while crossing Main Street Wednesday morning.
The VPD’s collision investigation unit is asking anyone with dash-cam footage, or who may have been in the area on Wednesday between 11:20 and 11:40 a.m., to contact them at 604-717-3012.