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Personal Injury Collision #46/2018,
Lawrence Avenue East at East Avenue

Broadcast time: 18:25
Tuesday, October 9, 2018

Traffic Services

Case #: 2018-1845570

On Saturday, October 6, 2018, at 1:27 a.m., police responded to a call for a Personal Injury Collision that occurred on Lawrence Avenue East at East Avenue.

It is reported that:

- a 23-year-old man was driving a Honda eastbound on Lawrence Avenue East

- the driver lost control of his vehicle and struck a traffic signal pole

- the driver was extricated from the vehicle and taken to hospital in life-threatening condition

- a 20-year-old male passenger suffered minor injuries.

Police are asking local residents, business, 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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Gary Long, Corporate Communications, for Sergeant Alex Crews, Traffic Services