An 81-year-old woman was fatally injured after being struck by a vehicle in the parking lot of an Oshawa grocery store Wednesday (Aug. 19).
According to the DRPS, officers were called to the scene in the parking lot of the No Frills store at Simcoe Street North and Beatrice Street West in Oshawa around 3:30 p.m.
“A Ford Edge was travelling through the parking lot and struck the elderly pedestrian as she was crossing over a traffic lane to parked motor vehicles. Conditions at the time of the collision were sunny, clear and dry,” reads a media release.
“The victim was treated at the scene prior to being pronounced deceased. The driver of the Ford Edge remained on scene and co-operated with police.”
The investigation is ongoing.
Anyone with information about the incident, including video footage, is asked to contact the lead investigator at 1-888-579-1520, ext. 5226.