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Fatal Collision #49/2019,
Don Mills Road at Eglinton Avenue East



Broadcast time: 00:40
Monday, October 28, 2019

Traffic Services
416-808-1900

Case #: 2019-2079433


On Monday, October 28, 2019, at 6:29 a.m., police received a report of a pedestrian that was struck at the intersection of Don Mills Road at Eglinton Avenue East, in Toronto.

It is reported that:

- a 74-year-old pedestrian - a man - was crossing Eglinton Avenue East at Don Mills Road

- a 61-year-old man was driving a Toyota northbound on Don Mills Road and stopped at Eglinton Avenue East.

- The vehicle attempted to make a right turn to eastbound Eglinton Avenue East and struck the pedestrian

- the pedestrian was transported to hospital where he died as a result of 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 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 Jason Kraft, Traffic Services, for Superintendent Scott Baptist, Traffic Services