Kitchener man hit by car remains in hospital with life-threatening head injury
Man climbed barrier between Highway 8 and Kingsway Drive Christmas night
A Kitchener man remains in critical condition in hospital after he was hit by a car Sunday night.
Police said the man climbed a barrier that separates Highway 8 and Kingsway Drive near Ninth Avenue in Kitchener just after 8 p.m. on Christmas.
As he scaled the barrier, the man "suddenly entered" Kingsway Drive and was hit by a westbound car, driven by a Woolwich Township man, said police.
The 32-year-old pedestrian was taken to a local hospital with a life-threatening head injury. Police confirmed Wednesday the man remains in hospital and there has been no change to his condition.
The investigation is ongoing. Anyone with information is asked to contact the traffic services branch of Waterloo Regional Police at 519-653-7700 ext. 8791.