Pedestrian dies after being struck by car

A 70-year old pedestrian suffered fatal injuries early this morning when he was struck by a car on Cote Vertu Boulevard.

Police say the man was crossing the street at the Highway 15 overpass around 5:30 a.m. when he was struck. He died later in hospital.

The 50-year old man driving the car was not injured.

Accident investigators say the pedestrian was not in a designated crosswalk when he was struck.

Montreal police are asking anyone who may have witnessed the accident to call 9-1-1, or the Montreal police Info-Crime line at 514-393-1133.

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