Ottawa

Pedestrian dead after being struck by vehicle: police

A pedestrian has died after being struck by a vehicle on Innes Road in Orléans on Friday evening, Ottawa police say. 

Paramedics say the victim is a man in his 20s

A man in his 20s has died after being struck by a vehicle on Innes Road Friday evening.  0:46

A pedestrian has died after being struck by a vehicle on Innes Road in Orléans on Friday evening, Ottawa police say.

The man in his 20s was rushed to hospital, Ottawa paramedics said early Saturday. Police are not identifying the man, who was later pronounced dead.

The collision occurred west of Viseneau Drive.

In a news release, Ottawa police said the westbound lane of Innes Road was closed between Viseneau Drive and Pagé Road at about 5:30 p.m. due to the collision. The road was reopened around midnight.  

The police collision unit is investigating.