Langley pedestrian struck and killed by car Thursday night

A Langley pedestrian has died after he and another pedestrian were struck at an intersection at 72nd Avenue and 198th Street.

Two pedestrians were rushed to hospital but one died after suffering severe injuries

A  pedestrian has died after being struck along with another pedestrian Thursday night in Langley.

Langley RCMP said a man and a woman were struck by a vehicle as they were walking on 72nd Avenue near 198th Street.

The driver stayed on the scene.

Police believe the sunlight may have been a factor as the driver was looking into the sun

The pedestrians were taken to hospital. The male died shortly afterwards, the female pedestrian had non life-threatening injuries.

Investigators shut down the area for hours. Speed and alcohol are not believed to be factors.