The Cornwall Police Service has finally answered a family in distress who took to social media after a young man was hit by a vehicle over ten days ago. No explanation has been given by police for the delay in going public with this incident.
Cornwall, ON – The Cornwall Community Police Service Traffic Unit is currently investigating a matter where a motor vehicle struck a pedestrian and is asking the public to come forward if they have any information about this incident.
Shortly after 9:00 pm on August 14th, 2018, a man was struck by a vehicle on McConnell Avenue, north of the Highway 401 overpass. The vehicle then failed to stop at the scene and fled the area. As a result of being struck, the man was transported to the hospital by ambulance with serious injuries.
Police are asking anyone who may have witnessed the incident or anyone who may have information to contact Cst. Matt Dupuis at (613)933-5000 ext. 2755