Man, 72, hit by van in January dies from injuries
Virenda Prasad was in a crosswalk on 17th Avenue S.E. when a van making a turn struck him
A man hit by a van in a marked crosswalk in January has died from his injuries.
Virenda Prasad, 72, was crossing 17th Avenue at 44th Street southeast at a marked crossing on the morning of Jan. 15 when he was struck by a panel van turning onto the avenue.
He was initially transported to hospital in serious condition.
Police continue to investigate. The driver of the Chevrolet van was not injured.
Anyone who witnessed the crash or events leading up to it is asked to contact the Calgary police traffic unit or Crime Stoppers.