**** HRP Media Release
Update: Pedestrian dies after vehicle/pedestrian collision last week
The pedestrian injured in a collision that occurred last week in Dartmouth has died.
At approximately 10:15 a.m. on March 31 police were called to a vehicle/pedestrian collision that had occurred in the 600 block of Portland Street. A vehicle turning from Eisner Boulevard to Portland Street struck a 68-year-old woman as she was crossing Portland Street in a marked crosswalk. She was taken to hospital where she succumbed to her injuries last evening.
Investigators have charged the driver, a 65-year-old Cole Harbour man, for failing to yield to a pedestrian in a crosswalk.