12 year-old struck by luxury car

Boy suffered life-threatening injuries, now in hospital

A 12-year-old boy was struck by a car when he got off a bus at Danforth Road and Linden Avenue on Tuesday afternoon, Toronto police report.

The boy walked in front of the stopped bus from West to East. police say. A man, 34, was allegedly driving a Hyundai Genesis past the stopped bus in the passing lane and hit the boy in the passing lane.

The boy suffered life-threatening injuries and was rushed to hospital.

Authorities are urging anyone with any information to contact police at (416) 808-4300, or Crime Stoppers at (416) 222-8477.

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By: Christopher Lum
Copy editor: Preston Doza
Posted: Apr 10 2014 11:16 am
Filed under: News