Woman taken to hospital after being struck by vehicle while in crosswalk

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A woman was struck by a vehicle while she was in a marked crosswalk in New Glasgow on Wednesday.

A press release from the New Glasgow Regional Police says the incident took place at approximately 12:30 p.m. The 76-year-old woman was crossing MacLean Street at the intersection of Provost and MacLean streets.

New Glasgow Fire Department arrived on scene along with Emergency Health Services and transported the woman, who is from Pictou County, to hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

The investigation is continuing.