This article was last updated on April 16, 2022
A man who was struck while crossing at an intersection in Portland Estates on Friday has died.
On October 31 at 5:11 p.m., officers responded to a collision between a car and a pedestrian at the intersection of Portland Estates Boulevard and Portland Hills Drive in Dartmouth. A 74-year-old man, who was crossing in the crosswalk at this intersection, was struck by an oncoming vehicle driven by a 23-year-old man. The pedestrian, who has been identified as William C. Lee of Dartmouth, sustained life-threatening injuries and passed away in hospital last night.
The investigation by the Collision Investigation Unit is ongoing.