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Fatal collision #51/2018,
Scarlett Road and Hill Garden Road

Broadcast time: 18:35
Tuesday, October 9, 2018

Traffic Services

Case #: 2018-1843657

On Friday, October 5, 2018, at 6:52 p.m., police responded to a call for a Personal Injury Collision at Scarlett Road and Hill Garden Road.

It is reported that:

- a 48-year-old man was riding a Yamaha motorcycle, southbound on Scarlett Road at Hill Garden Road

- a 56-year-old-man was driving a Lexus ES30, northbound on Scarlett Road near Hill Garden Road

- the driver of the Lexus turned left in front of the Yamaha, causing the motorcycle to lose control

- the rider of the Yamaha came off of his motorcycle and collided with the Lexus

- the rider of the Yamaha sustained fatal injuries and succumbed to them at the scene

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