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Personal Injury Collision #44/2019,
Black Creek Drive and Lawrence Avenue West area



Broadcast time: 16:50
Monday, July 8, 2019

Traffic Services
416-808-1900

Case #: 2019-1271742


On Monday, July 8, 2019 at approximately 10:42 a.m., police received a report of a collision at Black Creek Drive and Lawrence Avenue West area.

It is reported that:

- A 43-year-old driver, operating a 2019 Freightliner commercial vehicle, was travelling north on Black Creek Drive at Lawrence Avenue West

- At the same time, a 50-year-old driver and a 21-year-old passenger were travelling southbound on Black Creek Drive, operating a 2003 Yamaha motorcycle

- The driver of the commercial truck turned left in front of the motorcycle, the vehicles collided

- The 50-year-old driver of the motorcycle was taken to a trauma hospital with life-threatening injuries. The 21-year-old passenger suffered non-life threatening injuries.

The investigation is ongoing by members of Traffic Services.

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 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.


For more news, visit TPSnews.ca.



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