77-year-old woman dies after collision between van, TTC bus in North York

Scene of a fatal collision between a van and a TTC bus on Monday evening in North York. Global News

A 77-year-old woman that was a passenger inside a van when it collided with a TTC bus Monday evening has died of her injuries, Toronto police say.

Emergency crews responded to reports of a collision in the area of Finch Avenue and Yonge Street at 6:40 p.m.

Investigators said a 76-year-old man was driving a silver 2008 Toyota Sienna van westbound on Finch Avenue East when it hit the back of a TTC bus directly in front of it.

Police said a woman who was a passenger in the Toyota was taken to hospital with life-threatening conditions, where she later died. The driver of the Toyota suffered non-life-threatening injuries.

Four people onboard the bus were treated for minor injuries, as well.

The investigation is ongoing.

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