84-year-old woman struck while crossing the road in Ingersoll

The OPP is investigating a collision involving a pickup truck that struck a pedestrian on Thames Street South in Ingersoll.   

On Tuesday July 2, 2019 at 1:45 p.m., OPP, Oxford County Fire Services and Oxford County paramedics responded to Thames Street South where a witness reported an elderly female had been struck by a pickup truck.

Paramedics transported the 84-year-old female pedestrian to a local area hospital with serious injuries.

OPP investigation, thus far, has determined the pickup truck was travelling south bound on Thames Street South when it struck a female walking west bound across Thames Street South.  

The driver of the pickup truck remained on scene and is co-operating with police.

OPP Traffic Collision Investigators (TCI) attended the scene and are assisting with the investigation.

Thames Street South was closed between St. Andrew Street and Charles Street for approximately three hours while emergency crews and investigators were on scene.

OPP continue to investigate is asking anyone who may have witnessed the collision or have any information to assist with the investigation to contact them at 1- 888 – 310 – 1122.