October 13, 2016 3:39 pm

Woman, 84, killed after being struck by cyclist in Toronto, police seek suspect

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TORONTO — An 84-year-old woman who was struck by a cyclist in Toronto last month has died of her injuries.

Police say the woman and a 75-year-old man were walking across a downtown Toronto street (Parliament Street at Spruce Street) on Sept. 24 when they were hit by a cyclist.

Investigators say the man suffered minor injuries and said Thursday that the woman died on Oct. 6.

READ MORE: Over 1,000 pedestrians, cyclists in Toronto involved in vehicle-related crashes since June

The cyclist – who left the scene before officers arrived – is described as a white man, approximately five feet eight inches tall, with a heavy build.

Police are seeking the public’s assistance in identifying the cyclist.

© 2016 The Canadian Press

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