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Fatal Vessel Collision Investigation

Broadcast time: 08:42
Monday, July 8, 2019

Traffic Services

Case #: 2019-1257969

On Saturday, July 6, 2019 at 10:10 a.m., police received a report of a collision involving two vessels (jet ski water craft) in Lake Ontario near the Humber River and Martin Goodman Trail, in Toronto.

It is reported that:

- two men were riding jet ski style vessels in Lake Ontario near the Humber River and Martin Goodman Trail

- at that time a 32 year-old man, operating one of the vessels, collided with a 41 year-old man operating the other vessel

- the 41-year man succumbed to the injuries he sustained

The investigation is ongoing by members of Traffic Services and the Toronto Police Marine Unit. Anyone with video or pictures just prior to the collision are asked to contact investigators. Additionally, investigators are looking to connect with the people who were kayaking in the area when the collision occurred.

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 Brett Moore, Traffic Services, for Superintendent Scott Baptist, Traffic Services