Homicide investigating after man dies following crash in Scarborough

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The homicide unit is investigating after a man died following a crash early Thursday morning in Scarborough, Toronto police say.

Emergency services were called to the scene in the area of Washburn Way and Tapscott Road just before 3:45 a.m.

Police said a car crashed into the wall of a townhouse. The driver was injured and unresponsive and was rushed to hospital, where he was pronounced dead.

He has since been identified as 27-year-old Toronto resident Jamal James.

Officers said they found evidence of gunfire at the scene.


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