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Personal Injury Collision #43/2021,
Lawrence Avenue East near Orton Park Road

Broadcast time: 14:10
Date: Wednesday, September 29, 2021
Unit: Traffic Services
Phone: 416-808-1900
Case #: 2021-1867215

On Wednesday, September 29, 2021, at approximately 3:06 a.m., police received a report of a personal injury collision involving a vehicle and a pedestrian on Lawrence Avenue East near Orton Park Road.

It is reported that:

- a 52 year-old man was crossing mid-block on Lawrence Avenue East near Orton Park Road in a northerly direction

- a 32 year-old man driving a Jaguar was travelling westbound on Lawrence Avenue East

- the pedestrian was struck in the westbound lanes

- the pedestrian was taken to hospital with life threatening injuries

The investigation is ongoing by members of 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 or Google Play.

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Detective Constable Scott Matthews, Traffic Services, for Superintendent Scott Baptist, Traffic Services