Charges pending against concrete truck driver who struck and killed elderly man

An elderly man on a mobility scooter who was struck by a concrete mixer north of downtown has died.

Victim, 82, was taken to hospital by EMS, but later died of his injuries

An elderly man on a mobility scooter was struck Wednesday while crossing the street southbound on 97th Street at 114th Avenue. (CBC)

An elderly man on a mobility scooter who was struck by a concrete mixer north of downtown has died.

Edmonton police say charges are pending against the male driver of the concrete truck.

The 82-year-old was crossing 97th Street at 114th Avenue on his mobility scooter when he was struck by the concrete mixer just before 1 p.m. on Wednesday, police said in a news release.

The man was taken to hospital by EMS, where he later died.

Anyone with information about the collision is asked to call police or Crime Stoppers.