Senior in crucial situation after being struck by automobile in Lavaltrie

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A girl in her 70s was in crucial situation Tuesday night time after she was struck by a automobile within the city of Lavaltrie within the Lanaudière area.

The Sûreté du Québec stated the incident occurred at 6 p.m. when the lady tried to cross a piece of Freeway 131 — identified domestically as Chemin de Lavaltrie — at a spot with no site visitors indicators or signage.

The northbound car was unable to cease in time to keep away from her.

The girl was taken to Sacré-Coeur hospital in crucial situation and police worry for her life. The freeway was closed quickly to permit investigators to look at the location of the incident.