Pedestrian dies after being hit by truck in Delta

Delta police are investigating after a 33-year-old man was struck by a truck and died on Monday in Delta.

Police were called to the 7100-block of 120th Street shortly after 8 p.m. after receiving a call about a pedestrian fatality.

Investigators say the man was possibly jaywalking across the road when he was hit by a truck. The man, identified as Umashankar Kashyap, suffered major head injuries and was taken to hospital in critical condition. He later died from his injuries.

The Delta Police Traffic Section continues to investigate.