First aid was given to a pedestrian who was fatally struck in Vancouver. The man died of his injuries after being struck by a vehicle in Vancouver.
Dangers in the road
According to the police, the man was crossing Southeast Marine Drive when he was hit by a sedan mid-block near Ross Street. Several witnesses to the crash performed first aid until the arrival of the paramedics according to Const. Jason Doucette. The man was quickly rushed to a healthcare facility but did not survive.
The Vancouver police are working with the coroners service to confirm the identity of the man. They have not provided further information about him.
The driver of the sedan as well as his wife and small child were taken to a healthcare facility for medical assessment. The police stated that the man who was behind the wheel is cooperating with the investigation.
During emergencies, prompt intervention with the appropriate life-saving techniques can save a life. You can be prepared by enrolling in a first aid course today.
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