Elderly woman struck, killed by vehicle
Police were called to the area of Dunview Avenue and Longmore Street at around 10 p.m. Friday night after receiving reports of a shooting in the area.
Published Monday, December 3, 2012 6:46PM EST
Last Updated Monday, December 3, 2012 7:49PM EST
A woman believed to be in her 70s died Monday after she was struck by a vehicle in the city’s north end.
The accident happened in the Fairlawn Avenue and Elm Road area at approximately 3 p.m., Toronto police said.
The woman was pronounced dead at the scene.
The driver of the vehicle, an 88-year-old woman, remained at the scene following the accident, police said.
The area was closed for several hours as police investigated.
Monday’s accident marked Toronto’s 21st pedestrian fatality.