Pedestrian killed in a collision on Highway 412 in Whitby


Published April 3, 2024 at 8:04 am

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A pedestrian has died after being struck on Highway 412 in Whitby.

Emergency crews responded to a collision in the southbound lanes of Highway 412 near Taunton Road in Whitby just before 10 p.m. on Tuesday (April 2), the OPP said in a press release today.

A pedestrian had been hit by at least one vehicle, police said.

Sadly, a 50-year-old from Deep River was pronounced dead at the scene. OPP didn’t say if the victim was a man or a woman.

The driver of the vehicle did not stop and may not be aware they hit a person, police said. Foul play is not suspected.

The investigation is continuing and witnesses or anyone with information is asked to call the Toronto OPP – Whitby detachment at (905) 668-3388.

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