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Personal Injury Collision #42/2018,
Sheppard Avenue East near Allanford Road,
Fail to Remain Collision - Pedestrian Struck

Broadcast time: 09:10
Thursday, September 27, 2018

Traffic Services

Case #: 2018-1785891

On Wednesday, September 26, 2018, at 8:54 p.m., police responded to a call for a Fail to Remain Collision that occurred on Sheppard Avenue East just east of Allanford Road.

It is reported that:

- a 79-year-old man was crossing Sheppard Avenue East near Allanford Road

- a vehicle, travelling east on Sheppard Avenue East struck the pedestrian

- the driver did not stop and fled the scene

The man was rushed to a local hospital with life-threatening injuries.

The vehicle is described as a possible dark-coloured SUV.

Traffic Services investigators are seeking assistance from the public in locating the vehicle and identifying the driver.

Police are asking local residents, businesses, and drivers, who may have security or dash-camera footage of the area or incident, to contact investigators.

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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Sergeant Brett Moore, Traffic Services, for Superintendent Scott Baptist, Traffic Services