Personal Injury Collision #42/2018,
Sheppard Avenue East near Allanford Road,
Fail to Remain Collision - Pedestrian Struck,
Image of type of vehicle involved released
Broadcast time: 13:30
Wednesday, October 3, 2018
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 and was struck by a vehicle
He was rushed to a local hospital with life-threatening injuries.
See previous release.
Traffic Services investigators are continuing efforts to identify the vehicle and driver which fled the scene of the collision. Investigators believe that the suspect vehicle may be a Kia Sedona (2006-2014) or a Hyundai Entourage (2006-2010).
Police are appealing to local residents, businesses, and drivers, who may have security or dash-camera footage of the area or incident, to please contact investigators.
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, 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 Allyson Douglas-Cook, Corporate Communications, for Superintendent Scott Baptist, Traffic Services