According to police, a 76 year old woman has died following a pedestrian accident in Toronto. This latest fatal pedestrian accident occurred on Tuesday, March 29, 2016 at Finch Avenue East and Skymark Road in Toronto. The information released by police indicates that the female pedestrian was struck by a 2009 Ford F-150, southbound on Skymark Road, attempting to make a left turn to eastbound Finch Avenue East. The female pedestrian was crossing Finch Avenue East, when she was struck.
First and foremost, we offer our sincere condolences to the family and friends of the woman that was tragically killed in this latest Toronto pedestrian accident.
The collision remains under investigation with regard to prospective highway traffic act charges. Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 416-808-1900, Crime Stoppers anonymously at 416-222-TIPS (8477).
Although the police are continuing to investigate, there is likely civil liability on the part of the drive that struck and killed the pedestrian. In the context of the civil claim, there is a presumption of negligence against the driver of the motor vehicle whenever a pedestrian is struck. This reverse onus for pedestrian accidents is created by the Highway Traffic Act.
If you have lost a loved one due to a pedestrian accident in Ontario, contact us to speak with a Toronto fatal accident lawyer. We offer prospective clients a free consultation with a personal injury lawyer. There is no obligation.
A pedestrian was struck by a car in Mississauga on Monday March 14, 2016. The pedestrian accident occurred at around 7:00 in the morning near Silken Laumann Way and Britannia Road West in Mississauga. Sadly, the male pedestrian was pronounced dead at the scene.
We offer our sincere condolences to the family and friends of the man that was tragically killed in this pedestrian accident.
Peel Regional Police had the area closed for investigation today and it is not clear whether any charges will be laid.
A hit-and-run accident in Markham has left a 67-year-old man with serious injuries. This Markham hit and run accident occurred on Friday, February 5, 2016 around 6:00 PM in the area of Warden Avenue and Gibson Drive. The accident is under investigation by the York Regional Police Major Collision Investigation Unit. According to information released by police, the are currently looking for alight-coloured Kia Soul, which may have been involved in the accident.
The victim of this Markham hit and run accident is a a 67-year-old man - he was riding his bicycle when he was struck. We sincerely hope that the victim will make a complete recovery from his injuries.
Anyone with information is asked to contact the York Regional Police Major Collision Investigation Unit by calling 1-866-876-5423, ext. 7704, or to call Crime Stoppers anonymously at 1-800-222-TIPS.
Hit and run accidents continue to be a problem on Toronto and GTA roads. When drivers fail to remain, they put the victim at increased risk of serious injury or death. Following an accident, injury victims often face a number of hardships, including financial and emotional. All accidents are difficult, but a hit-and-run accident can result in greater challenges for the victim.
If you or a loved one has been seriously injured in a hit and run accident, call us for a FREE CONSULTATION. We have experience with serious injury claims resulting from hit-and-run accidents, and we may be able to help you. The consultation is free and completely confidential. If you decide to retain us, you will not need to pay us unless we are able to successfully resolve your claim.
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