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Winnipeg driver arrested in 2016 pedestrian death

The 24-year-old suspect has been released on a promise to appear.

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A lengthy police investigation into the death of a 68-year-old pedestrian last December has lead to an arrest.

Police say a 24-year-old man was arrested and released on a promise to appear in court following the Dec. 18, 2016 incident near Henderson Highway and Kimberly Avenue.

The 68-year-old woman was crossing the Henderson Highway intersection. At the same time, a Chevrolet Silverado was turning left on to Kimberly Avenue when the driver struck the pedestrian.

The woman later succumbed to her injuries.

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