October 20, 2020 17:00 (IST)
Follow us:
facebook-white sharing button
twitter-white sharing button
instagram-white sharing button
youtube-white sharing button
Karnataka: Fresh splash of rain further deteriorates flood situation in districts | PM Modi to address nation at 6 pm today | 'Not afraid of dismissal of govt': Punjab CM Amarinder Singh passing bills against Centre's farm laws | India's Covid-19 daily cases further decline, reports over 46,000 fresh infections in 24 hours | Omar Abdullah, Mehbooba Mufti condemn killing of police officer in Anantnag
Canada: Deadly hit and run in Calgary

Canada: Deadly hit and run in Calgary

India Blooms News Service | | 06 Nov 2016, 10:06 pm
Calgary, Nov 6 (IBNS): Calgary police reported a severe hit and run case on a Saturday night in the city around 11 p.m., killing a man on the spot.

The accident happened in the 9200-block of 17 Avenue South East in Calgary.

A 54-year-old man who was crossing the road, was struck by a speeding truck and died at the scene, Acting Detective Antoinette McIntyre confirmed.

The driver fled from the scene of accident.

Police were in look out for a black Dodge Ram truck with the front passenger side damaged.

The intersection 17 Avenue S.E. in Calgary was closed after the accident, as police investigations continue.

Traffic delays are expected as long as the scene of accident remains closed, Calgary police warned the general public.

(Reporting by Canada Desk)