Pedestrian Struck By Street Light in Orillia

Motorist Reversed, Knocking Down Light Onto Passerby

A pedestrian was rushed to hospital after being injured in a crash in Orillia.

The collision happened on Mississauga St. Monday morning. The driver somehow reversed into a light standard, which fell and struck a passerby. That person was taken by Rama Paramedics for medical assessment.

The police investigation into what led to the collision continues.