Elderly pedestrian struck and killed in west end
Driver of the vehicle remained at the scene and is co-operating, police say
An elderly woman was killed after being struck by a vehicle as she tried to cross the street in Wallace Emerson Saturday evening.
Paramedics were called to the scene in the area of Dufferin Street and Armstrong Avenue around 6 p.m. and found the 90-year-old woman lying in the road.
She was rushed to a trauma centre but succumbed to her injuries.
According to police, the driver of the small SUV that struck her remained at the scene and is co-operating with investigators.
The death marks the city's fourth pedestrian fatality this year.