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Police request assistance in Fatal Collision investigation,
Nuthatch Lane and Doctor O Lane

Broadcast time: 19:30
Sunday, September 23, 2018

51 Division

Case #: 2018-1751421

The Toronto Police Service requests the public's assistance in a fatal collision investigation.

On Friday, September 21, 2018, at 4:07 p.m., officers responded to a call for See Ambulance in the Nuthatch Lane and Doctor O Lane area.

It is reported that:

- a 57-year-old man was found suffering from severe trauma

- he was transported to hospital but succumbed to his injuries

- it was believed he was assaulted

- a post-mortem examination revealed he had been struck by a vehicle

Traffic Services has now taken over this investigation. Investigators request anyone that may have cell phone video, dashboard camera video, pictures or any information concerning this collision, to contact police.

Anyone with information is asked 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 David Hopkinson, Corporate Communications, for Detective Constable William Gee, Traffic Services