October 17th, 2017

Edmonton police looking for white pickup that struck pedestrian, took off


By The Canadian Press on October 6, 2017.

EDMONTON – A 40-year-old man has been seriously hurt after being hit by a pickup truck in Edmonton.

Police say the man had life-threatening head injuries after the truck hit him while he was crossing a street in the area of 82 Street and 130 Avenue just after 8 p.m. Thursday.

It’s not known if he was in a crosswalk when he was hit.

Police say the driver of the truck did not stop.

The truck is a 2011 white Ford F-250 Superduty crew with a long box and licence plate BDC 1081.

It is also described as being covered with thick white/grey dust, having a construction rack/rebar in the box with “Backrack” on it, tinted windows and damage to the front end.

Anyone with information is asked to call police.


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