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Fail-to-Remain personal injury collision #40/2018,
Sheppard Avenue West, west of Banting Avenue
Driver and vehicle sought

Broadcast time: 04:59
Monday, September 10, 2018

Traffic Services

Case #: 2018-1668494

The Toronto Police Service requests assistance identifying a vehicle and its driver in a Fail-to-Remain personal injury collision on Sunday, September 9, 2018 at 1:07 a.m., at Sheppard Avenue West, west of Banting Avenue.

It is reported that:

- a vehicle was eastbound on Sheppard Avenue West, west of Banting Avenue

- a man, 82, was attempting to cross Sheppard Avenue West, west of Banting Avenue

- the man was struck by the vehicle

- the driver stopped his vehicle after the collision, exited the vehicle, and approached the victim and witnesses of the collision

- after a brief interaction with the witnesses, he returned to his vehicle and fled the scene

The 82-year-old man received life-threatening injuries and was taken to hospital.

The vehicle is described as a dark sedan which may have damage to the right front or windshield area.

The male driver is described as 5'8"-5'10", 20s to 30s, olive complexion, clean-shaven, dark hair, medium build.

Police are asking anyone who may have been in the area between 1 a.m., and 1:15 a.m., who may have witnessed the collision, or anyone with dash camera or security footage of the area or the collision, to contact police at 416-808-1900, Crime Stoppers anonymously at 416-222-TIPS (8477), online at, online on our Facebook Leave a Tip page, 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 Clint Stibbe, Traffic Services, for Superintendent Scott Baptist, Traffic Services