Calgary police seeking the public’s help in fatal cyclist-pedestrian collision
Calgary police are asking for the public’s help after a pedestrian died after a collision with a cyclist in southwest Calgary on Monday.
Police said around 12:45 p.m., a 75-year-old man was crossing at an intersection in the area of Richmond Road and Crowchild Trail S.W., near the former Alberta Children’s Hospital.
“A cyclist travelling northbound on Richmond Road failed to stop for a red light at the intersection and struck the pedestrian,” a police news release said Friday.
Police said the pedestrian suffered serious injuries and later died in hospital on Thursday.
“The cyclist was treated at the scene for minor injuries,” police said.
Police are asking anyone with information to please call the traffic section at 403-567-4000 or anonymously through Crime Stoppers online or 1-800-222-8477.
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