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Personal Injury Collision #56/2021,
Yonge Street near Du Maurier Boulevard

Broadcast time: 15:10
Date: Sunday, November 14, 2021
Unit: Traffic Services
Phone: 416-808-1900
Case #: 2021-2189879

On Saturday, November 13, 2021, at approximately 6:38 p.m., police received a radio call for a pedestrian struck on Yonge Street near Du Maurier Boulevard.

It is reported that:

- a 41-year-old man was operating a blue GMC truck northbound on Yonge Street

- an 87-year-old woman was crossing Yonge Street, mid-block, near Du Maurier Boulevard

- the woman was hit by the truck and taken to hospital with life-threatening injuries

- the driver of the truck remained on scene

The investigation is ongoing by members of Traffic Services.

Police are asking local residents, business 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 Laura Brabant, Corporate Communications, for Detective Constable Scott Matthews, Traffic Services, for Superintendent Scott Baptist, Traffic Services