Woman suffers life-threatening injuries being struck by pickup truck in Toronto

Toronto police on the scene of a collision that sent a female pedestrian to hospital on Tuesday, May 30, 2023. Global News

A woman has suffered life-threatening injuries after she was struck by a pickup truck in Toronto on Tuesday afternoon.

Toronto police said a pedestrian was struck by a vehicle around Hollard Park Avenue and Oakwood Avenue.

Police said a 2016 Ford F350 was travelling south on Oakwood Avenue when a woman walking in the crosswalk area on Holland Park Avenue was struck by the truck that then made a left turn.

The woman was taken to a trauma centre with life-threatening injuries, police said.

The driver remained at the scene.

The incident occurred just after 3 p.m. and caused road closures on Holland Park Avenue.

Drivers were urged to use alternative routes.


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