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Fatal Collision #14/2021,
Don Valley Parkway South and Gerrard Street East area

Broadcast time: 22:05
Date: Sunday, July 4, 2021
Unit: Traffic Services
Phone: 416-808-1900
Case #: 2021-1249614

On Saturday, June 3, 2021, at approximately 10:30 p.m., police received a call for a collision involving a motor vehicle and a pedestrian in the southbound lanes of the Don Valley Parkway near the Gerrard Street Bridge.

It is reported that:

- a 21-year-old woman was crossing the highway on foot

- she was struck by a motor vehicle travelling southbound in the far right lane

- due to the speed of the motor vehicle, her injuries were severe and she died as a result of these injuries

The investigation is ongoing by members of Traffic Services. Police are interested in speaking to the person(s) that assisted the female pedestrian and 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 Alex Li, Corporate Communications, for Detective Constable Sandeep Gill, Traffic Services, for Superintendent Scott Baptist, Traffic Services