Monday, August 23, 2010 - 12:41 PM 55 Division 416-808-1900
On Friday, August 20, 2010, at 10:16 p.m., police responded to the report of a pedestrian struck collision on Lakeshore Boulevard East, east of Northern Dancer Boulevard.
It is reported that:
- a 17-year-old boy was attempting to cross Lakeshore Boulevard East at a marked pedestrian crossover,
- he was struck by an eastbound Toronto Transit Commission bus which had been travelling in the passing lane.
The boy was taken to hospital where he was pronounced dead.
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, text TOR and your message to CRIMES (274637), or Leave A Tip on Facebook.
To learn more about the Toronto Police, Traffic Services Safety Program, that aims to reduce pedestrian injury and death through education and awareness, Click here.
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