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Calgary police seeking the public’s help in fatal cyclist-pedestrian collision

WATCH: Calgary police Sgt. Mike Nickel talks about a fatal collision between a cyclist and a pedestrian.

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 are asking for the public’s help in regards to a fatal collision between a pedestrian and a cyclist on July 16. The collision occurred near the former site of the Alberta Children’s Hospital.
Police are asking for the public’s help in regards to a fatal collision between a pedestrian and a cyclist on July 16. The collision occurred near the former site of the Alberta Children’s Hospital. Google Maps

Police said the pedestrian suffered serious injuries and later died in hospital on Thursday.

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“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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