Fatal collision #54/2017,
Sheppard Avenue East at Victoria Park Avenue
Broadcast time: 08:49
Monday, November 27, 2017
Case #: 2017 – 306
On Friday, November 24, 2017, at 11:48 a.m., police received a call for a personal injury collision at Sheppard Avenue East at Victoria Park Avenue.
It is reported that:
- a man, 70, was attempting to cross Sheppard Avenue East, east of Victoria Park Avenue
- a man, 27, was driving a 2013 Freightliner truck, westbound on Sheppard Avenue East, approaching Victoria Park Avenue
− the pedestrian was struck by the truck as he attempted to cross the road
The man received life-threatening injuries and was taken to hospital where he was subsequently 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.
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Constable Michelle Flannery, Corporate Communications, for Constable Clint Stibbe, Traffic Services