April 20, 2019 11:49 am
Updated: April 20, 2019 11:51 am

17-year-old boy suffers life-threatening injuries in Oshawa crash: Durham police

Investigators said poor weather conditions may have contributed to the crash.

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OSHAWA – Police say a teenager is in hospital with life-threatening injuries after he was struck by a vehicle while walking along a road in Oshawa.

The Durham Regional Police Service says officers were called to the scene of the crash Friday evening.

They say three male pedestrians were walking when one was struck by a car.

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Police say a 17-year-old boy from Whitby was rushed to a Toronto-area hospital with life-threatening injuries.

They say the two other male pedestrians and the driver of the car were not injured.

Investigators say the lighting and weather conditions were “not favourable” at the time of the crash.

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