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Crash kills pedestrian on Portage

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A pedestrian has died after being hit by a car on Portage Avenue this evening.

A section of Portage has been closed off after a vehicle hit an adult male at around 9:40 p.m. The man was taken to hospital in critical condition and succumbed to his injuries. Police have not released his name.

Police have closed eastbound Portage Avenue from Queen Street to Kintyre Street and said it would be closed until about 2 a.m. Sunday.

Traffic collision investigation team members are analyzing the scene.

 

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