Man struck by pickup truck; police seek witnesses

(Newswatch Group/Bill Kingston, File)

CORNWALL – A pedestrian was critically injured Thursday night (Oct. 10) after being struck by a pickup truck at a Cornwall intersection.

City police say the black pickup truck struck the pedestrian near First Street and Lefebvre Avenue shortly after 8 p.m.

The driver did stay at the scene as Cornwall police, firefighters and paramedics arrived.

The pedestrian, an older man, was taken by Cornwall-SDG Paramedic Services to the Cornwall Community Hospital for treatment.

Anyone who may have witnessed the collision should call Det. Matt Dupuis at 613-933-5000 extension 2755.