Man Killed in Highway 16 Collision With Truck
Prince George, B.C. – Prince George RCMP have now confirmed that a cyclist who was seriously injured Friday morning in a collision with a pick-up truck has died of his injuries at University Hospital of Northern BC.
Police say that at 7:30 am Friday officers responded to a motor vehicle accident on Highway 16 at Gauthier Road. A 64-year-old man who was riding a tricycle with an electric-assist motor was trying to cross the highway, against a red light, when he was struck by the pick-up.
The man was transported to UHNBC where he died of his injuries. His name and hometown have not been released.
The Prince George RCMP City Traffic Unit is conducting an investigation into the accident.