Fatality In Early Morning 401 Kingston Hit And Run

OPP confirm the westbound 401 at Gardiners Rd remains closed following a hit and run.

It happend just west of Gardiners Rd around 1am Friday.

The pedestrian has been pronounced dead at the scene, and OPP say the vehicle involved did not remain at the scene. 

The OPP Technical Collision Investigators (TCI) has been called to the scene to assist with the investigation.

All lanes on the highway will remain closed between Sydenham and Gardiners until 10am Friday.

Officers are asking witnesses who may have been driving in the area at the time of the incident to contact them.