A vehicle struck several pedestrians in an accident at a major intersection in London, Ont. On Tuesday evening, authorities said, leaving some with fatal injuries.
Eight people were taken to hospital, including one in cardiac arrest, said Miranda Bothwell, spokesperson for Middlesex London Paramedic Services.The vehicle struck victims and several other cars on Riverside Drive near Wonderland Road in the south of the city, police said.
“We are working with London Police and their investigation, and we are unable to confirm ages at this time as next of kin are informed,” Bothwell said in an email to CBC News.
The crash happened around 6:45 p.m. ET, said London Police Department spokesperson Const. Sandasha Bough, who was at the scene Tuesday evening. She said the driver remained at the scene.
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