Man, 86, in critical condition after Pickering crash


Published February 5, 2024 at 3:24 pm

The Esplanade and Glenanna Rd. Pickering
The Esplanade and Glenanna Rd. Pickering

An 86-year-old man is in critical condition after he was struck while crossing the road in downtown Pickering.

The man crossed The Esplanade near Glenanna Rd. shortly before 1:30 p.m. on Feb. 3. However, before he could make it to the other side, a Dodge pickup truck making a left turn ran him over.

Paramedics rushed the man to hospital in Toronto. He remains there in life-threatening condition. The truck driver stayed on scene and is cooperating with the investigation.

The Durham police Collision Investigation Unit closed the area down for some time.

Anyone with information can call police at 1-888-579-1520 ext. 5216 or Crime Stoppers anonymously at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477).



indurham's Editorial Standards and Policies advertising