Pedestrian struck and injured by driver in Willowdale

A pedestrian was struck by a driver at a major intersection in Willowdale late Friday afternoon, two days after a 20-year-old cyclist was struck at another major intersection to the south. The pedestrian was transported to hospital with non-life-threatening injuries after being struck at Yonge Street and Sheppard Avenue at 5:51 pm, Toronto police tweeted. … Read more

London, Ont. cycling advocates honour late cyclist, call for safer streets – London

Cycling advocates rode through the rain on Tuesday to call for safer streets in London, Ont., while mourning the loss of one of their peers, Jibin Benoy. On the early morning of Sept. 18, Benoy was biking home from a night shift at a downtown restaurant, where the 29-year-old worked between classes at Fanshawe College. … Read more

Toronto police say driver arrested after striking two pedestrians, cyclist and fleeing scenes

Toronto police received a report of a motor vehicle collision at the intersection of Yonge Street and St. Clair Avenue West on Saturday morning. According to police, the driver of an eastbound Jeep Patriot struck a pedestrian, a 26-year-old man who was not injured. The driver then struck another pedestrian, a 65-year-old man who was … Read more

Memorial growing for cyclist killed in downtown Vancouver – BC

A cyclist killed in an accident in Yaletown earlier this week has been identified as a UBC economics student. A memorial for Agustín Beltran is growing at Pacific Boulevard and Hornby Street. Read more: Fatal crash involving cyclist and semi-truck in downtown Vancouver, police investigating The 28-year old Vancouver School of Economics student died Wednesday … Read more

‘Life-altering injuries’: Toronto cyclist hospitalized in ‘terrifying’ Lake Shore crash

Biking advocates are decrying the city’s unsafe streets after a cyclist was left with “life-altering injuries” after they were hit while cycling on Toronto’s waterfront over the weekend. According to police, the cyclist was hit by a driver who was traveling eastbound on Lake Shore Boulevard West shortly after 7 am on Saturday. The driver … Read more