Peterborough city police shut down the intersection of Ashburnha Road and Lansdowne St. East at the supper hour Friday following a collision involving a pedestrian and a single vehicle. The accident happened on Lansdowne between Ashburnham and River Roads around 6:30 p.m.
Police say a 73-year-old woman from St. Catherines was killed. They are continuing to investigate the circumstances.
Lansdowne Road was closed in that area and buses were rerouted until midnight.