Man hit and killed on Don Valley Parkway identified

Father and husband of two boys and woman found dead in Thorncliffe, police say

The investigation of a fatal collision on Don Valley Parkway has revealed the man struck and killed on Nov. 29 was the father and husband of the two boys and woman found dead in a Thorncliffe Park Drive apartment.

The man was as Yusuf Osman Abdille, 50, police said on Dec. 3. He was identified as the husband of Zahra Abdille, 43, and the father of Faris, 13 and Zain, 9.

Abdille was struck and killed by a Toyota Prius travelling southbound on the Don Valley Parkway at about 1 p.m.

His wife and the two boys were found dead in the Thorncliffe apartment the same day.

Police are continuing to investigate Abdille’s involvement in the homicides of his wife and sons.

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By: Kimberly Aglipay
Copy editor: Preston Dozsa
Posted: Dec 4 2014 5:10 pm
Filed under: News