Abbotsford: On Wednesday, February 23, 2017, at 7:30 pm, the Abbotsford Police Department was called to a reported collision involving a pedestrian in the 33400 block of Marshall Road. Police, fire and ambulance attended the scene and located a seriously injured female pedestrian and a damaged Chevrolet Venture van nearby. The 52-year-old female driver of that van remained on scene and cooperated with the police investigation.  She was extremely shaken.  The pedestrian was transported to hospital via ambulance with critical injuries.

Unfortunately, the 79-year-old pedestrian succumbed to her injuries and was pronounced dead in hospital just a few hours after arrival.

The Abbotsford Police Department offers condolences to the family and friends of this woman.  The investigation is continuing.

Anyone who witnessed this tragic collision should contact the APD at 604-859-5225 or text us at 222973 (abbypd).