In Toronto-22 pedestrians hit by vehicles yesterday

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With the Toronto Police spokesperson saying they have no idea why it is happening,  at least  22 pedestrians were struck in Toronto on Tuesday, including a “collision in North York that left one woman dead.

In addressing yesterday’s road carnage, the police spokesman stated “This is the biggest round of pedestrians being struck that I’ve come across. I have no idea why it’s happening. It could be the weather, the darkness … anything.”

As reported in the Toronto Star 16 of the accidents were between 6 p.m. and 8 p.m. The weather was reported as a “crappy and wet night”. And that number of 22 pedestrians is thought to be a low estimate for the number of people struck.  Thirty-five  pedestrians and one cyclist has been killed by vehicles on Toronto streets by October 30th. Several fatalities happened when vehicles went up on the sidewalk. In response…

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