A man identified only as ‘Redo’ was knocked down while trying to cross the Churchill-Roosevelt Highway on Tuesday night.
The man, said to be from Davis Street, Five Rivers, Arouca, was trying to cross the westbound lane of the highway, near Trincity Mall, around 7.10 pm when he was struck by a silver Mitsubishi Lancer.
Arouca police and a district medical officer visited the scene who declared the man dead.
The driver stopped and was questioned by police.
The vehicle was towed to the Arouca police station.