18 Year Old Prescott Man Killed After Being Hit By Vehicle

A Prescott teenager was killed Monday night (August 28th) after being struck by a vehicle.

The incident occurred along highway 416 close to mile marker 13 in Edwardsburgh/Cardinal.

Grenville OPP believe the 18 year old victim was walking along the southbound lanes of the Highway, when he was struck by an on-coming vehicle at approximately 11:15pm.

His injuries proved to be fatal and he was pronounced dead at the scene.

The southbound lanes of Highway 416 were closed between County Road 20 and the Spencerville exit for several hours.  They were re-opened around 5 a.m. yesterday (August 29th).

The investigation is on-going.