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Fatal Collision #39/2021,
Previously Personal Injury Collision #44/2021,

Broadcast time: 14:45
Date: Monday, October 4, 2021
Unit: Traffic Services
Phone: 416-808-1900
Case #: 2021-1888393

On Friday, October 1, 2021, 10:37 p.m., police responded to a personal injury collision involving a pedestrian and a motor vehicle in the area of Eglinton Avenue East and Midland Avenue.

It is reported that:

- a 46-year-old man was crossing from the northwest corner to the southwest corner on Midland Avenue at Eglinton Avenue East

- a vehicle was travelling northbound on Midland Avenue and made a left turn westbound onto Eglinton Avenue East

- the vehicle struck the man

- the man sustained life-threatening injuries and was transported to a hospital

On Saturday, October 2, 2021, the man 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 or Google Play.

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Constable Jenifferjit Sidhu, Corporate Communications, for Detective Joseph Kranjac, Traffic Services