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Fatal collision #45/2019,
Danforth Avenue near Wanstead Avenue

Broadcast time: 12:38
Wednesday, September 25, 2019

Traffic Services

Case #: 2019-1843126

On Tuesday, September 24, 2019, at 8:46 p.m., police received a report of a collision at Danforth Avenue near Wanstead Avenue.

It is reported that:

- a 65 year-old man was crossing Danforth Avenue near Wanstead Avenue on foot

- at that time, a 41 year-old man was driving a 2012 Mercedes west on Danforth Avenue and struck the pedestrian

- the victim was taken to hospital and later succumbed to his injuries

The investigation is ongoing by Traffic Services.

Police are asking local residents, businesses 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 Brett Moore, Traffic Services, for Superintendent Scott Baptist, Traffic Services