Man charged after 70 year-old woman killed in collision

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On Saturday, June 3, 2017, at 11:34 a.m., police responded to a call for a personal injury collision at Kingston Road and Ridgemoor Avenue .

It is reported that:

  • a woman, 70, was attempting to cross Kingston Road, on the west side of Ridgemoor Avenue
  • a man, 59, was driving a 2011 Toyota Camry, northbound on Ridgemoor Avenue, attempting to make a left turn to westbound Kingston Road
  • the woman was struck by the vehicle as she attempted to cross the road

The pedestrian suffered life-threatening injuries and was transported to hospital where she was pronounced on Sunday, June 4, 2017.

The 59-year-old driver has been charged with:

1. Careless driving
2. Fail to yield to pedestrian

He is scheduled to appear in court on Thursday, September 14, 2017, at Old City Hall, courtroom C, at 1:30 p.m.

Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 416-808-1900, Crime Stoppers anonymously at 416-222-TIPS (8477), online at, or text TOR and your message to CRIMES (274637). Download the free Crime Stoppers Mobile App on iTunes, Google Play or Blackberry App World.