British Columbia

Police investigate Vancouver's 4th pedestrian fatality of 2019

A man in his 60s died in hospital after being struck at the intersection of East 49th Avenue and Frederick Street on Monday evening.

Man in his 60s died in hospital after being struck at intersection of East 49th and Frederick Street on Monday

Police at the scene after a man in his 60s was struck and killed by a black BMW sedan in South Vancouver on Monday evening. (Shane MacKichan)

A man in his 60s has died after being hit by a car Monday evening at the intersection of East 49th Avenue and Frederick Street.

Vancouver police says the man was struck by a black BMW sedan just after 6:30 p.m. PT and was taken to hospital, but later died of his injuries.

The driver remained at the scene and is cooperating with investigators.

It is the fourth pedestrian fatality in the city in 2019.

Anyone who witnessed the collision, or who was driving with a dashcam in the area at the time of the incident is asked to call the VPD's Collision Investigation Unit at 604-717-3012.

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