Surrey traffic: Road to be closed 'for several hours' after pedestrian critically injured in collision

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A pedestrian was taken to hospital with critical injuries Thursday following a crash that caused lengthy road closures in Surrey.

Mounties said the pedestrian was struck just before 1:30 p.m. near the intersection of 156 Street and Fraser Highway. They were not walking in a crosswalk at the time.

The pedestrian was taken to hospital with critical injuries and the driver stayed at the scene.

In a news release sent out about an hour later, Mounties said the eastbound lanes of Fraser Highway at 156 Street would be closed "for several hours."

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