April 25, 2019 12:01 pm
Updated: April 25, 2019 12:04 pm

Pedestrian hit by cube truck in Pointe-Claire

Montreal police say the collision occurred around 8:30 a.m. Thursday.

Rachel Lau/Global News

A 25-year-old man is in hospital after he was hit by a cube truck in Pointe-Claire early Thursday morning.

Montreal police say the man was walking around 8:30 a.m. on St-Jean Boulevard over Highway 40 when he was struck.

The man crossed the street where there was no crosswalk and was hit by a cube truck, according to police.

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He suffered injuries to his lower body but he was conscious upon being taken to hospital. He is in stable condition.

Police say the truck driver, a 35-year-old man, was treated for shock at the scene.

St-Jean Boulevard is closed off to traffic near Brunswick Boulevard.

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