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Personal Injury Collision #20/2021,
Eglinton Avenue West and Scarlett Road area



Broadcast time: 21:38
Date: Friday, June 4, 2021
Unit: Traffic Services
Phone: 416-808-1900
Case #: 2021-1039843


The Toronto Police Service is requesting the public’s assistance with an investigation into a personal injury collision.

On Friday, June 4, 2021, at 3:21 p.m., police received a report of a collision involving a motor vehicle and a cyclist in the Eglinton Avenue West and Scarlett Road area.

It is reported that:

- a 49-year-old man was operating a 2011 Honda Civic westbound on Eglinton Avenue West

- a 24-year-old man was riding a bicycle eastbound on a bicycle path, west of the intersection

- the cyclist attempted to cross Scarlett Road while riding on the path and was struck by the Honda which was making a left turn to travel southbound

- the cyclist suffered life-threatening injuries and was transported to a local hospital.

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 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.


For more news, visit TPSnews.ca.



Constable Alex Li, Corporate Communications, for Detective Constable Eloi Silva, Traffic Services, for Superintendent Scott Baptist, Traffic Services