Man dead after hit-and-run in midtown Toronto parking garage, police say

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Toronto police say a man has died after being hit by a truck in a parking garage Friday afternoon.

A spokesperson told Global News emergency crews were called to the garage on Eglinton Avenue East, west of Mount Pleasant Road, just after 5:30 p.m.

It was reported the pedestrian may have been struck in the garage by a white U-Haul van or truck, leaving it with damage on the passenger side of the vehicle.

The man died at the scene.

Police said the vehicle was last seen going east on Eglinton Avenue East.

On Saturday, police identified the victim as 52-year-old Scott Andrew Rosen of Toronto and added that homicide investigators are now looking into the incident.

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Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 416-808-7400 or Crime Stoppers anonymously at 416-222-8477.

— With files from Ryan Rocca

Fifty-two-year-old Toronto resident Scott Andrew Rosen. Handout / Toronto Police

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