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Pedestrian suffers life-threatening injuries after being struck in Dartmouth: police

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Police say a pedestrian is in hospital with life-threatening injuries after he was hit by a vehicle in Dartmouth, N.S., Friday morning.

Halifax Regional Police responded to a report of an injured person in the area of Burnside Drive and Highfield Park Drive around 6:30 a.m.

Police say the pedestrian is a 55-year-old man.

At 8:30 a.m. police said there was no access to Highway 111 from Burnside Drive and traffic was being redirected. It has since reopened.

Police say the incident remains under investigation.

For more Nova Scotia news visit our dedicated provincial page.

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