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Personal injury collision #21/2017,
Eglinton Avenue East at Commonwealth Avenue

Broadcast time: 11:22
Thursday, April 20, 2017

54 Division

Case #: 2017-689594

On Wednesday, April 19, 2017, at 8:45 p.m., police responded to a call for a personal injury collision at Eglinton Avenue East at Commonwealth Avenue.

It is reported that:

- a man, 48, was attempting to cross Eglinton Avenue, west of Commonwealth Avenue

- a man, 69, was driving a 2005 Dodge Caravan, eastbound on Eglinton Avenue approaching Commonwealth Avenue, in the left-turn lane

- the vehicle struck the man

The 48-year-old man received life-threatening injuries and was taken to hospital.

Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 416-808-1900, Crime Stoppers anonymously at 416-222-TIPS (8477), online at, or text TOR and your message to CRIMES (274637). Download the free Crime Stoppers Mobile App on iTunes, Google Play or Blackberry App World.

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Constable Caroline de Kloet, Corporate Communications, for Constable Clint Stibbe, Traffic Services