Charges have been laid in connection to a fatal collision that claimed a pedestrian’s life.

On Wednesday, the Sarnia Police Service Traffic Branch charged 31-year-old Chad Wayne Bentley of Sarnia, with careless driving.

Investigators say the charges are in connection to an Aug. 10 collision on Maxwell Street, where a 73-year-old Sarnia woman was struck by a truck.

Bentley will appear in court on Nov. 14.