1 dead after being struck by vehicle in North York
Victim was taken to a trauma centre in life-threatening condition, pronounced dead soon after
A pedestrian is dead after being struck by a vehicle in North York Tuesday evening.
Toronto police were called to the area of Laureleaf Road South and Steeles Avenue East just after 9 p.m.
The victim was taken to a trauma centre in life-threatening condition and pronounced dead soon after.
The collision reconstruction team is on the scene investigating.
Steeles Avenue East is closed in both directions from Valloncliffe Road to Canadiana Drive.
Collision update:<br>- the male pedestrian has succumbed to his injuries, he has been pronounced deceased in hospital<br>-<a href="https://twitter.com/TrafficServices?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw">@Trafficservices</a> Reconstuction team attending to investigate<br>- Steeles Ave E is now closed in both directions from Valloncliffe Rd to Canadiana Dr<a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/GO1588399?src=hash&ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw">#GO1588399</a>^adc—@TPSOperations