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Fatal collision #49/2017,
Yonge Street, north of Lawrence Avenue East

Broadcast time: 15:20
Thursday, October 5, 2017

32 Division

Case #: 2017-1803830

On Thursday, October 5, 2017, at 3:31 a.m., police responded to a call for a personal injury collision at Yonge Street, north of Lawrence Avenue East.

It is reported that:

- a woman, 21, and man, 21, were attempting to cross Yonge Street

- a man, 27, was driving a 2001 Toyota Celica, southbound on Yonge Street

- both pedestrians were struck by the vehicle as they attempted to cross the road

The woman was taken to hospital with life-threatening injuries where she was subsequently pronounced. The man was taken to hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.

Anyone with information, or witnesses who observed events prior to, or after, the collision, are 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