Fail to Remain Fatal Collision #53/2018,
Sheppard Avenue East and Bonnington Place area,
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Broadcast time: 09:03
Monday, October 8, 2018
Case #: 2018-1856890
On Monday, October 8, 2018, at 1:18 a.m., police responded to a call for a Fail to Remain Personal Injury Collision that occurred in the Sheppard Avenue East and Bonnington Place area.
It is reported that:
- a 34-year-old man was on a motorized skateboard eastbound on Sheppard Avenue East
- a driver was travelling eastbound on Sheppard Avenue East and struck the man
- the driver stopped, exited the vehicle momentarily, then drove away
- the man was taken to hospital in life-threatening condition and later pronounced deceased
The driver is described as a woman, in her 40’s, Asian, with black shoulder-length hair.
The vehicle is described as an older model silver or grey Toyota Yaris and there was a child in the rear of the vehicle.
Traffic Services is seeking assistance from the public in locating the vehicle and identifying the driver. Local residents, businesses, and drivers, who may have security or dash-camera footage of the area or incident are asked 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 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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Gary Long, Corporate Communications, for Detective Constable Scott Matthews, Traffic Services