Pedestrian killed in collision with semi

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A pedestrian was struck and killed by a semi on Highway 11 early this morning.

On Wednesday at about 1:30 a.m., Prince Albert RCMP responded to a complaint of a pedestrian hit on Hwy 11 about 10 km south of P.A.

The investigation revealed that a man was struck by a northbound semi and was pronounced dead at the scene. The lone adult male driver of the semi was not injured, and remained on scene for police to arrive.

The northbound portion of the highway was closed and traffic was diverted with assistance from the Buckland Fire Department.

The highway was opened at about 8:30 a.m. An RCMP collision reconstructionist and Prince Albert RCMP continue to investigate.