Prescott man dies after being struck by vehicle
(Wendy Gray, myprescottnow.com staff)
The OPP is investigating a pedestrian fatality. The incident occurred yesterday around 11:00pm on County Road 2, at Riddell Road in Edwardsburgh/Cardinal.
A 42-year-old man was struck by a vehicle while walking on the road, according to police. The pedestrian, identified as William Kinch of Prescott, received life-threatening injuries and was pronounced dead at the scene.
The OPP says the driver of the vehicle was treated for shock.
The Edwardsburgh/Cardinal Fire Department, Leeds and Grenville Emergency Services, the OPP Technical Traffic Collision Investigation Unit attended the scene. The road was closed but has since reopened. The investigation is ongoing.