Pedestrian killed east of Johnstown

A Prescott man died in a collision in Edwardsburgh/Cardinal late Thursday night.

Billy Kinch, 42, was reportedly walking on County Road 2 near Riddell Road when he was struck by a westbound vehicle at about 11 p.m., according to Grenville County Ontario Provincial Police (OPP). He was pronounced dead at the scene.
The driver of the vehicle, a 17-year-old from Edwardsburgh/Cardinal, was treated for shock. Police, Leeds Grenville paramedics and the Edwardsburgh/Cardinal Fire Department responded, and the OPP technical traffic collision investigation unit also attended. The investigation continues.