Langley RCMP said a man and a woman were struck by a vehicle as they were walking on 72nd Avenue near 198th Street.
The driver stayed on the scene.
Police believe the sunlight may have been a factor as the driver was looking into the sun
The pedestrians were taken to hospital. The male died shortly afterwards, the female pedestrian had non life-threatening injuries.
Investigators shut down the area for hours. Speed and alcohol are not believed to be factors.