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Personal Injury Collision #70/2019,
Lawrence Avenue West and Dufferin Street,
Now Traffic Fatal #55/2019

Broadcast time: 09:17
Thursday, November 28, 2019

32 Division

Case #: 2019-2192000

On Wednesday, November 13, 2019, at approximately 11:15 a.m, police received report of a collision in the area of Lawrence Avenue West near Dufferin Street.

It is reported that:

- a 69-year-old woman was operating a motor vehicle, exiting a private driveway on the north side of Lawrence Avenue West, just west of Dufferin Street

- the woman drove into the eastbound lanes of Lawrence Avenue West

- at that moment, a 42-year-old male driver of a pick-up truck, was travelling east on Lawrence Avenue West, and collided with the vehicle the woman was driving

See previous news release

On Wednesday, November 27, 2019, the 69-year-old succumbed to her injuries and was pronounced deceased in hospital.

The investigation is ongoing by Traffic Services.

Investigators are asking local residents, businesses, drivers, or anyone in the area who may have observed what happened or 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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Connie Osborne, Corporate Communications, for Sergeant Jason Kraft, Traffic Services, for Superintendent Scott Baptist, Traffic Services