A man in a wheelchair who was struck by a pickup truck on Wednesday afternoon in Paradise has died.

Police said the man, 65, was travelling with the flow of traffic in his wheelchair around 4:45 p.m. when a pickup struck him after making a left turn from Karwood Drive onto Kestrel Drive.

The man was transported to hospital at that time for treatment.

Earlier on Thursday, the man was listed in serious, but stable condition.

Police said the man died on Thursday afternoon.

The Royal Newfoundland Constabulary continues to investigate the now fatal collision.