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Personal Injury Collision #45/2018,
Steeles Avenue West, east of Highway 27

Broadcast time: 14:10
Friday, October 5, 2018

Traffic Services

Case #: 2018-1836170

On Thursday, October 4, 2018, at 4:39 p.m., police responded to a report of a pedestrian struck in the Steeles Avenue West and Highway 27 area.

It is reported that:

- a 50-year-old man was crossing mid-block on Steeles Avenue West

- a 55-year-old man was operating a truck in the centre turn lane

- the man crossing the street was struck by the truck's mirror

- the man was taken to hospital with life-threatening injuries

Traffic Services is investigating and are seeking the assistance of 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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Constable Jenifferjit Sidhu, Corporate Communications, for Detective Constable Scott Matthews, Traffic Services