Police investigating fatal collision

(Herald file photo)

The Prince Albert Police Service is investigating a collision between a motor vehicle and a pedestrian that left a 36-year-old man dead.

The collision occurred on Oct. 22 just before 8 p.m. in the southbound lane of Highway 2 South just south of Marquis Road, near Peavy Mart.

The victim was identified as George Alfred Ray. Collision reconstruction and forensic identification officers examined the scene for evidence.

Police seized a suspect vehicle at a nearby private residence a short time later. A suspect was arrested, questioned by police and released without charge. Police continue to investigate with assistance from the Chief Coroner’s Office.

Anyone who may have witnessed the incident or has other information that may assist investigators is asked to contact the Prince Albert Police Service at 306-953-4222 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS).