A 23-year-old Brampton man has died after he was hit by an SUV simply north of Toronto Pearson Worldwide Airport, a Peel Regional Police spokesperson says.
Emergency crews have been known as to the eastbound lanes of Derry Highway close to Vanguard Drive, west of Torbram Highway, at round 11:15 p.m. on Thursday.
Insp. Wendy Sims advised reporters the pedestrian was heading north throughout Derry Highway east of the intersection when he was hit.
“Our sufferer suffered extreme accidents and was pronounced lifeless on the scene,” she stated, noting lighting within the speedy space the place the collision was lowered.
“The unlucky half is it’s not very nicely lit presently of night time.”
Sims stated the driving force remained on the scene and whereas the investigation was nonetheless ongoing as of early Friday, there have been no early indications fees have been going to be laid.
Officers closed the eastbound lanes of Derry Highway at Vanguard Drive for a number of hours as officers gathered proof.
In the meantime, anybody within the space with surveillance video was requested to name officers.
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