A person in his 60s is dead after he was struck by a vehicle in Etobicoke on Friday night time and police say energy was out in the realm on the time.
The person was crossing Dixon Highway at Atwell Drive, close to Freeway 27, when he was hit, in accordance with Gary Lengthy, spokesperson for the Toronto Police Service. The vehicle remained on the scene.
“Lights in the realm have been out as a result of an influence outage,” Lengthy mentioned on Saturday.
Police obtained a name in regards to the private damage collision at 11:54 p.m. The person who died was crossing from the south facet of Dixon Highway to the north facet, Lengthy mentioned.
Toronto paramedics pronounced the person dead on the scene. His precise age was not obtainable.
No expenses have been laid. The motive force is co-operating with police, he added.
Roads have been closed in the realm as police reconstructed the collision however they’ve since been reopened.