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Driver and vehicle sought in Fail-to-Remain collision,
Steeles Avenue East at Laureleaf Road,
Video released,
Update,
Vehicle information released



Broadcast time: 13:22
Friday, November 24, 2017

33 Division
416-808-1900

Case #: 2017-1969616


On Tuesday, October 31, 2017, at 8:48 a.m., police responded to a call for a personal injury collision at Steeles Avenue East and Laureleaf Road.

It is reported that:

- a white sedan was travelling southbound on Laureleaf Road, attempting to make a left turn to eastbound Steeles Avenue East

- a woman, 61, was attempting to cross Steeles Avenue East, from the south side to the north side, in the pedestrian crossing

- as the driver of the vehicle attempted to make the left turn, the vehicle struck the pedestrian

- both the driver and the vehicle failed to remain at the scene following the collision

- the vehicle was last seen travelling eastbound on Steeles Avenue East

The 61-year-old woman received serious injuries and was taken to hospital.

To view video, click here.

See previous release.

The vehicle sought in this collision is described as a white 2014-2016 Mazda 3 Sport GT hatchback.

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.


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