Pedestrian killed in collision on south Albert Street Wednesday morning

A pedestrian has died after a Wednesday morning a fatal accident which occurred on south Albert Street.

According to information from the City of Regina, the accident involved the pedestrian and city heavy equipment.

“Our deepest sympathies go out to the family and loved ones impacted by this tragedy. No words can describe how difficult this situation will be for all those impacted,” reads a statement from City Manager Chris Holden on Wednesday.

The statement adds that the city is cooperating with investigators and there will be no further comment as the investigation is ongoing.

The 4500 block of Albert Street was initially closed off to traffic following the accident at around 7:45 a.m. It was reopened at 11:00 a.m. once investigators concluded their work.

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