Charges pending in fatal vehicle-pedestrian accident in Pictou Landing

The RCMP say a 50-year-old Pictou Landing woman has died after being struck by a pick-up truck.

The Mounties say the vehicle-pedestrian accident happened on Pictou Landing Rd. around 4:30 a.m. Sunday.

The driver, a 32-year-old Pictou Landing man, was not injured and was arrested at the scene for impaired driving causing death and remains in custody.

The investigation is ongoing.