Pedestrian dead after being struck by TTC bus

An aerial view of the scene on Markham Road on June 20, 2022. Global News

Toronto police say a 32-year-old man died after he was hit by a TTC bus early Monday.

Emergency crews were called to Markham Road near Blakemanor Boulevard at around 12:45 a.m. after a transit bus struck a pedestrian.

Police said the pedestrian had stepped off the east sidewalk of Markham Road midblock and was struck by a TTC bus travelling in the curb lane.

The man was pronounced dead at the scene.

The road was closed due to the investigation but has since reopened. TTC service has also resumed.

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