Fatal collision #32/2019,
Steeles Avenue East at Fairway Heights Drive,
New general occurrence #, vehicle make and time
Broadcast time: 13:35
Tuesday, August 6, 2019
Case #: 2019-1478077
On Monday, August 5, 2019, at approximately 4:45 p.m., police received a report of a collision at Steeles Avenue East at Fairway Heights Drive.
It is reported that:
- a 44 year old female was operating a Mazda eastbound on Steeles Avenue East and attempted to turn left to travel north on Fairway Heights Drive
- a 29 year old male was operating a motorcycle westbound on Steeles Avenue East travelling through the intersection of Fairway Heights Dr.
- the minivan collided with the motorcycle, while making the turn.
- the 29 year old motorcyclist was taken to hospital, but succumbed to his 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.
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Sergeant Murray Campbell, Traffic Services, for Superintendent Scott Baptist, Traffic Services