Man, 75, struck while crossing King East
Police are investigating after a man was hit by a car in the city’s east end.
Shortly after 3 p.m. Monday, police say the 75-year-old man was crossing King Street East near Cochrane Road, when an SUV turned left off Cochrane onto King and hit him.
He was transported to hospital with serious injuries.
The collision reconstruction unit was investigating. Police said the driver was co-operating, and speed and alcohol have been ruled out as contributing factors.
Any witnesses who have yet to speak with police are asked to contact Det. Const. Matt Hewko at 905546-4755.