Pedestrian dies after being struck by vehicle in Fenelon Falls

Police are investigating Tuesday afternoon collision on Colborne Street at Francis Street

OPP police car. (Photo: OPP)

A pedestrian has died after being struck by a vehicle in Fenelon Falls on Tuesday afternoon (July 26).

Just after 4:30 p.m., City of Kawartha Lakes OPP and emergency services responded to reports of a passenger vehicle striking a pedestrian on Colborne Street (County Road 121) at Francis Street in Fenelon Falls.

The victim was transported to hospital, where they were pronounced deceased.

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On Friday (July 29), police identified the victim as 61-year-old Robert Geroux of Fenelon Falls.

Colborne Street was closed between Helen Street and Bond Street for several hours while police documented the scene.

The investigation is ongoing. Anyone who witnessed the incident and has not yet spoken with investigators is asked to call City of Kawartha Lakes OPP at 1-888-310-1122 or Crime Stoppers anonymously at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) or online at www.khcrimestoppers.com.