Toronto police say pedestrian has died after being hit by a vehicle in the city’s East York neighbourhood on Tuesday night.
Emergency crews were called to O’Connor Drive and Pape Avenue shortly after 9:30 p.m. for reports that a pedestrian was hit.
Police said the pedestrian was initially trapped under the vehicle and a passerby was unable to get him out.
The pedestrian was pronounced dead after being extricated from the vehicle, police said.
Paramedics said they were assessing another person on scene.
O'Connor Dr + Pape Av
– Victim removed from under car
– Succumbed to injuries
– Pronounced deceased on scene
– Traffic Services will investigate
– Roads in area will be closed overnight
— Toronto Police Operations (@TPSOperations) October 20, 2021