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Pedestrian struck on busy Kitchener street


Police are appealing for witnesses and dash cam footage after a pedestrian was hit by a vehicle Wednesday in the south-end of Kitchener.

First responders were called to Manitou Drive, near Fairway Road South, around 5:20 p.m.

Waterloo regional police said a female was taken to a hospital outside the region with serious but non-life-threatening injuries.

Debris could be seen strewn across the road.

Manitou Drive was closed for several hours while police were on scene.

Drivers were asked to avoid the area while the investigation was ongoing.

Police are asking anyone who witnessed the crash, or who has dash cam footage, to contact them at 519-570-9777 ext. 8856. Top Stories


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