At least 20 pedestrians struck in Toronto as rain slams the city
Be careful on the road tonight.
Police have reported 20 pedestrians have been struck by vehicles Tuesday evening, as heavy rain battered the city and reduced visibility for drivers.
More than a dozen of those incidents happened in an hour — between 6 p.m. and 7 p.m., Toronto police Const. Craig Brister said.
UPDATE - COLLISION<br>Queen St E and Dalhousie, this appears to be a double pedestrian struck, one w serious injuries #2165176 ^cb—@TPSOperations
In fact, police reported that two people were hit at the same time near Queen Street East and Dalhousie Street. One of those struck was rushed to hospital with serious injuries.
There were no reports of any fatalities as of 8 p.m.