Talbot intersection accident (Photo)

Campus Police barricaded Perth Drive near Talbot College until the situation was resolved, Nov. 19, 2018.

A pedestrian was hospitalized after being struck by a car near North Campus Building on Monday morning.

The incident occurred around 11 a.m. closing Perth Drive from around NCB to Talbot College; buses were also briefly rerouted.

Talbot intersection accident (Photo 2)

Campus Police at the scene of the accident, Nov. 19, 2018.

Two people were seen leaving the parking lot of NCB in the back of a campus police car after retrieving papers from a dark grey SUV.

A member of SERT was on the scene; London Police Services were not called.

Western confirmed the incident took place but could not confirm if any students were involved.

The area was cleared around 11:30 a.m., reopening the street.

Update (1:52 p.m., Nov. 19): the article was updated with new information received from Western media relations.


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