Police investigate after a pedestrian was struck on Golden Ears Way. (Phil Melnychuk - THE NEWS) Police investigate after a pedestrian was struck on Golden Ears Way. (Phil Melnychuk - THE NEWS)

Update: Pedestrian struck on Golden Ears Way in Maple Ridge

Traffic down to one lane southbound as police investigate.

A pedestrian has been struck near the bridge on Golden Ears Way in Maple Ridge, according to reports.

RCMP responded around 2 p.m. Friday and closed the road to one southbound lane, near the off-ramp, at the north end of the Golden Ears Bridge.

B.C. Emergency Health Services said they were called to the bridge at 1:48 p.m. and dispatched four vehicles.

A spokesman said one patient had significant injuries and was transported in serious condition to hospital shortly afterwards.

Traffic delays were still being reported in the area two hours later.


 


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