2 die in Metro Vancouver traffic incidents
Posted: Feb 2, 2013 5:09 PM PT
Last Updated: Feb 2, 2013 7:32 PM PT
An elderly woman and an elderly man have died in separate traffic incidents in Metro Vancouver Saturday.
The woman was walking on a sidewalk near Austin Avenue and Nelson Street in Coquitlam when she was hit by a vehicle exiting a parking lot, police said.
The vehicle came to a stop after dragging the victim into the roadway.
Police say the driver of the vehicle is cooperating and they are continuing their investigation.
Earlier in Surrey, a car crashed into a concrete barricade at 188th Street and 28th Avenue.
First responders could not revive the driver, who was pronounced dead at the scene.
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