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Pedestrian struck by vehicle in Prescott left with serious injuries: OPP

The pedestrian was seriously injured, and needed to be transported to hospital by Ornge air ambulance.
The pedestrian was seriously injured, and needed to be transported to hospital by Ornge air ambulance. Global News File photo

A pedestrian needed to be airlifted out of Prescott, Ont. on Tuesday after they were struck by a vehicle, OPP say.

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According to an OPP news release, the collision happened at the CN railway tracks on Boundary Street in Prescott.

OPP did not specify a time for the collision and did not respond to a request for further comment.

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The pedestrian was seriously injured, and needed to be transported to hospital by Ornge air ambulance, while the driver was transported to hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.

OPP closed Boundary Street on Tuesday for a short period of time, but the road was reopened just after 4 p.m.

ORNGE Helicopter transports injured patient from tourist bus crash on Hwy. 401 near Prescott
ORNGE Helicopter transports injured patient from tourist bus crash on Hwy. 401 near Prescott

Police would not give any more details about the incident, saying the investigation is currently ongoing.