Thursday, July 16, 2009 - 1:44 PM
On Thursday, July 16, 2009, at approximately 12:08 a.m., police responded to a personal injury collision on Sheppard Avenue East, east of McCowan Road.
It is reported that:
- the driver of a Suzuki GSX-R600 motorcycle was westbound on Sheppard Avenue East,
- the driver of a Ford 150 pickup truck was eastbound on Sheppard Avenue East, attempting to turn left from the centre common lane,
- the two motor vehicles collided and the driver of the motorcycle was thrown onto the boulevard.
The driver of the motorcycle was taken to hospital in critical condition with life-threatening injuries.
Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 416-808-1900, Crime Stoppers anonymously at 416-222-TIPS (8477), online at www.222tips.com, or text TOR and your message to CRIMES (274637).Traffic Services is dedicated to ensuring the safe and orderly movement of traffic within the City of Toronto.
Original Toronto Police Release, click here