Burnaby RCMP is investigating a hit and run collision involving a pedestrian


2021-02-02 14:13 PST

File # 2021-3784

Burnaby RCMP frontline officers continue to investigate a hit and run collision that has left a man with serious, but non-life threatening injuries.

On the morning of February 1, 2021, officers responded to a report of an injured man at the intersection of Marine Drive and Patterson Avenue.

The victim, a 30-year-old man, exited a transit bus, then while attempting to cross Marine Drive he was hit by a vehicle and lost consciousness. After approximately a half hour he regained consciousness in a ditch on the side of the road. He managed to call for help and is now recovering in the hospital.

The incident occurred between 6:00 a.m. and 7:00 a.m.

This has been quite traumatic and painful for the victim. Says Corporal Mike Kalanj of the Burnaby RCMP. Please come forward if you can assist in identifying the responsible party.

Police are asking anyone who may have witnessed this collision or potentially have dash cam video in the area between 6:00 a.m. and 7:00 a.m. to please contact the Burnaby RCMP at 604-646-9999 or if you wish to remain anonymous contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477).

Released by

Cpl. Michael Kalanj

Media Relations Officer
Burnaby RCMP
burnaby.rcmp-grc.gc.ca (English only)
6355 Deer Lake Avenue, Burnaby, BC, V5G 2J2
Office: 604-646-9566
Fax: 604-646-9704

Email: burnaby_rcmp_media@rcmp-grc.gc.ca

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