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Police looking for witnesses, video footage related to serious injury collision

For Immediate Release: 31-Jul-2020 @ 4:55 PM
MRU #: TR20R016

The Edmonton Police Service is hoping to speak with witnesses and collect video footage in relation to a serious injury collision that took place early this morning in west Edmonton.

It was reported to police that at approximately 4:17 a.m. this morning, Friday, July 31, 2020, a truck struck a pedestrian in the area of 157 Street and 99 Avenue. The truck then reportedly fled the scene westbound on 99 Avenue.

EMS responded, treated and transported a 39-year-old male pedestrian to hospital with serious, life-threatening injuries where he remains.

The EPS Major Collision Investigations Section continues to investigate the collision and is looking to speak with anyone who was in the area after 4:17 a.m., including homeowners or drivers who may have captured footage of a truck on their security or dash cameras.

Anyone with information or video footage related to the collision is asked to contact the EPS complaint line at 780-423-4567 or #377 from a mobile device. Anonymous information can also be submitted to Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 or online at www.p3tips.com/250.

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Please contact Corporate Communications at (780) 421-3551 for more information.

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