Abbotsford Police have now confirmed that a pedestrian struck by a car on Highway 1 has died.
The accident occurred east of McCallum Road and was so violent that the front windshield of the small car was smashed in.
It happened at 3:30 a.m. Monday morning, and ended up closing the westbound lanes of the highway.
The 47-year-old man was pronounced dead at the scene.
The area has since reopened.