About Toronto’s Weekly Carnage:
Toronto’s Weekly Carnage is inspired by NYC’s Streetsblog Weekly Carnage feature. The aim of this series of posts is to bring attention to the death and destruction wrought by automobiles and an auto-centric culture. Pursuing policies promoting walking, cycling and public transit could help reduce the carnage.
A pair of major crashes has left two people fighting for life in hospital and several others with serious injuries.
Police have laid a slew of serious charges against a man accused of hitting an officer with his vehicle.
All westbound lanes of the QEW are closed at Highway 403 in Burlington after a car struck and killed a pedestrian
The witnesses state the pick-up truck approached the intersection of Old School Road and Torbram Road, failed to stop at the stop sign and collided with a cyclist on the roadway.
A female pedestrian was struck and killed by a car on Highway 6 north of Hamilton Sunday night. The driver says the woman just appeared out of nowhere and it was impossible to stop.
A fatal accident has shut down the Niagara-bound QEW at the westbound 403. OPP said a woman from the Stoney Creek area, believed to be in her early 50s, was hit by a pick-up truck just before 4am Thursday while walking along the highway.