October 11, 2017 8:43 pm
Updated: October 11, 2017 9:16 pm

Elderly man in serious condition after vehicle crash on Old Park Road and Wembley Road

A man in his 80s was transported to hospital after a collision on Old Park Road and Wembley Road.

Don Mitchell / AM640 / Global News Toronto

A man in his 80s was brought to hospital in serious condition after a collision took place on Old Park Road and Wembley Road Wednesday night.

Toronto Police first tweeted about the collision just before 8 p.m. Wednesday evening. The man was reported bleeding and unconscious at the scene, and was later transported to hospital.

The tweet warned pedestrians to expect a road closure in the area.

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Later on, police posted a public safety alert informing pedestrians that police have responded to over 30 collisions since noon Wednesday – several of which involved serious injuries. Police warned people to be cautious.

In just over a week between late September and early October, there have been seven pedestrians killed as a result of collisions.

Toronto also experienced rainy conditions Wednesday night.

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