Pedestrian dies following crash in Nepean
Ottawa police investigating a fatal collision on Southwood Drive north of Baseline Road, Jan. 19, 2021. A man in his 70s died of his injuries after being hit by a vehicle. (CTV News Ottawa)
OTTAWA -- Ottawa paramedics tell CTV News an elderly pedestrian has died of his injuries after being hit by a vehicle in Nepean.
Paramedics were called to Southwood Drive, near Baseline and Greenbank, at around 1:55 p.m. on reports a pedestrian had been hit. When paramedics arrived they attempted to resuscitate the victim, a man in his 70s, but he succumbed to his injuries.
Ottawa police have closed Southwood Drive between Baseline Road and Rector Avenue for the investigation.