Pedestrian killed in downtown Kamloops intersection

A woman is dead after a collision between a pickup truck and a pedestrian in a busy downtown Kamloops intersection.

The pedestrian collision, at the intersection of Victoria Street and Sixth Avenue, occurred at about 5 p.m. today (Nov. 21). Traffic in the area was still limited as of 7 p.m.

It's believed the pedestrian was walking across Victoria Street in or near the crosswalk on the west side of the intersection when the collision took place.

The pickup truck was headed west on Victoria Street.

Police and the BC Coroners Service are now investigating.

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