EASTERN PASSAGE - A pedestrian was taken to hospital with undetermined injuries after he was struck by a car in Eastern Passage early Wednesday morning.
Halifax RCMP tell NEWS 95.7 officers responded to Morris Avenue and Main Road at 7:36 a.m. Wednesday for a collision between a pedestrian and a car.
The 41-year-old from Porters Lake was taken to hospital by EHS with non-life-threatening injuries.
Police say the pedestrian was in a marked crosswalk, but because of a power outage, the overhead crosswalk lights were not working at the time.
The driver has been ticketed for failing to yeild to a pedestrian in a crosswalk.
The road was closed for about a half-hour while police investigated and cleared the scene Wednesday morning, re-opening to traffic at 8:07 a.m.