Fatal collision #60/2017,
College Street, east of Ossington Avenue
Broadcast time: 16:20
Thursday, December 21, 2017
Case #: 2017-3233329
On Wednesday, December 20, 2017, at 11:39 a.m., police responded to a call for a personal injury collision at College Street, east of Ossington Avenue.
It is reported that:
- a man, 45, was riding a bicycle westbound on College Street, approaching Ossington Avenue
- a man, 51, was driving a 2017 International commercial heavy truck westbound on College Street and was stopped for a red light
- for reasons not yet determined, as the cyclist approached the rear of the truck, he fell to the roadway and subsequently ended up under the right rear wheels of the truck
The cyclist received life-threatening injuries and was taken to hospital where he was pronounced.
Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 416-808-1400, 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 Allyson Douglas-Cook, Corporate Communications, for Constable Clint Stibbe, Traffic Services