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Man using motorized wheelchair dies after being struck by vehicle in Toronto

A man dies after being struck by a vehicle on Close Avenue.
A man dies after being struck by a vehicle on Close Avenue. File / Global News

Toronto police say a 60-year-old man who was struck by a car on Monday while using his motorized wheelchair has died.

Police said around 8:00 p.m., a 65-year-old woman driving a Mazda westbound on Queen Street West turned southbound on Close Avenue and hit the man.

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They said the man sustained life-threatening injuries and was taken to hospital where he died on Tuesday.

Police are asking anyone with security or dash-camera footage to contact investigators at 418-808-1900 or call Crime Stoppers anonymously at 416-222-8477.

 

 

 

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