Fatal Collision on Private Property #2/2020,
Richview Road and Scarlett Road area
Broadcast time: 08:00
Wednesday, March 25, 2020
Case #: 2020-596165
On Tuesday, March 24, 2020 at approximately 5:15 p.m., police received a report of a collision in the parking area of an apartment building in the Richview Road and Scarlett Road area.
It is reported that:
- a 25-year-old man, who was driving a dark coloured 2009 Pontiac Torrent, was out-front of the entrance to the apartment building waiting to pick up someone
- at the same time, a 2-year-old boy and his mother exited the building
- the person the driver was waiting for exited through the same door and got into the waiting vehicle
- the 25-year-old man reversed the vehicle and struck the toddler
- the boy was taken to hospital and later succumbed to his injuries
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 or Google Play.
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Detective Brett Moore, Traffic Services, for Superintendent Scott Baptist, Traffic Services