PRESCOTT – On November 21, 2019, at approximately 11 p.m., the Grenville County Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) responded to a pedestrian fatality on County Road 2, at Riddle Road, in Edwardsburgh/Cardinal Township.
At the noted time, a 46 year old was walking on County Road 2 when he was struck by a westbound motor vehicle. The pedestrian received life threatening injuries and was pronounced deceased at the scene. The pedestrian is identified as Prescott resident, William Kinch.
The driver of the vehicle was treated for shock.
The Edwardsburgh/Cardinal Fire Department, Leeds and Grenville Emergency Services, the OPP Technical Traffic Collision Investigation Unit attended the scene. The road was closed, but has since been re-opened.
The investigation is ongoing.