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Personal Injury collision #28/2019
Steeles Avenue East at Markham Road

Broadcast time: 16:50
Saturday, May 4, 2019

Traffic Services

Case #: 2019-794310

On Thursday, May 02, 2019, at 5:15 p.m., police responded to a call for a Personal Injury Collision that occurred on Steeles Avenue East at Markham Road.

It is reported that:

- a 47-year-old woman was walking in the south side crosswalk of Steeles Avenue East, crossing Markham Road, from the east to the west side

- a 41-year-old man was driving a Toyota on westbound Steele Avenue East and made a left-hand turn onto southbound Markham Road

- the driver of the vehicle struck the pedestrian

- the pedestrian sustained life-threatening injuries and was taken to hospital

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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Sergeant Alex Crews, Traffic Services, for Superintendent Scott Baptist, Traffic Services