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Fatal Collision #33/2019,
Finch Avenue East and Doris Avenue

Broadcast time: 19:00
Saturday, August 10, 2019

Traffic Services

Case #: 2019-1504652

On Friday August 9, 2019, at 9:56 a.m., Police received reports of a collision at the intersection of Finch Avenue East and Doris Avenue.

It is reported that:

- a 69-year-old woman was walking along the sidewalk on the south side of Finch Avenue East, just west of Doris Avenue

- a 35-year-old man was operating a Hyundai Santa Fe, travelling eastbound along Finch Avenue East

- for unknown reasons, his vehicle mounted the curb and struck a signpost and the female pedestrian, then a light pole

- the woman succumbed to her injuries and was pronounced at the scene

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, 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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Constable Allyson Douglas-Cook, Corporate Communications, for Detective Constable Willian Gee, Traffic Services