UPDATE: Wheatley Man Dies After Being Hit By A Car

An elderly Wheatley man, hit by a vehicle at the end of March, has now died of his injuries.

Just before 11pm on March 27th, Chatham-Kent Police were called to a collision on Erie St. South near Moore St. in Wheatley.

Police say a 78-year-old pedestrian was crossing the street when he was struck by a car.

The driver, also a 78-year-old Wheatley man, stopped to help.

The victim has been identified as John Allen Bedford.

The crash remains under investigation.