(Prescott, ON.) – The Grenville County Ontario Provincial Police(OPP) attended a motor vehicle collision involving a pedestrian, on the 416 Highway South, near mile marker 13, in Edwardsburgh Township.

At approximately 11:15 p.m. on the 28th of August 2017, a pedestrian was on the 416 Highway when he was struck by a southbound vehicle. The male received life threatening injuries and was pronounced deceased.

The deceased is an 18-year-old male, from the town of Prescott.

The 416 highway southbound was closed between County Road 20 and the Spencerville exit and re-opened at approximately 5a.m. this morning. The OPP Technical Traffic Collision Investigation Unit attended the scene.

The investigation is ongoing.