CALGARY, AB – The pedestrian who was struck by a vehicle and killed as he stood in the grassy verge alongside Edmonton Trail on Tuesday has been identified as Chris Muise, 36.
Global News reports that the fatal collision occurred at about 2:45 p.m. on April 20. A 2020 Ford Ranger that had been traveling north on Edmonton Tr. left the roadway near 2 Avenue, hopped the east curb, and collided with Muise, throwing the pedestrian a considerable distance. Muise died at the scene.
Police believe the Ford’s driver may have been intoxicated at the time of the crash. Charges may be filed pending the results of an investigation.
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