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Update Regard Pedestrian Involved With Motor Vehicle Collision


Broadcast time: 11:30 PM

Date: April 20, 2022

On March 31, 2022, shortly after 11:00 AM, Sarnia Police Service officers were dispatched to a call involving a pedestrian that was struck by a motor vehicle in the area of Maxwell Street and Capel Street in the City of Sarnia.

According to an independent witness in the area, the female pedestrian involved was crossing Capel Street, from east to west, not at the intersection, while the traffic light was green for northbound and southbound traffic. A vehicle travelling southbound struck the pedestrian, who was transported to hospital due to the nature of her injuries.

The pedestrian, Delana Gallant, 66 years of age, of Sarnia, passed away on April 15, 2022, due to complications arising while Ms. Gallant was still in hospital.

As a result of the investigation by the Sarnia Police Service Traffic Unit, there will be no charges due to the nature of the collision.


Constable Giovanni Sottosanti

Media Officer

Tel: 519-344-8861 Ext 6168

Email: 168@police.sarnia.on.ca