News Release header

SHARE

Fatal collision #38/2017,
Steeles Avenue East, west of Tapscott Road



Broadcast time: 14:48
Tuesday, August 29, 2017

42 Division
416-808-1900

Case #: 17-1553173


On Sunday, August 27, 2017, at 8:54 p.m., police responded to a call for a personal injury collision at Steeles Avenue East, east of Tapscott Road.

It is reported that:

- a man, 49, was driving a Honda Civic, westbound on Steeles Avenue East, approaching Tapscott Road

- a woman, 77, was attempting to cross Steeles Avenue East, west of Tapscott Road

- the woman was struck by the vehicle as she attempted to cross the road

The woman was taken to hospital with life-threatening injuries, where she was later pronounced.

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


For more news, visit TPSnews.ca.



Constable Jenifferjit Sidhu, Corporate Communications, for Constable Clint Stibbe, Traffic Services