Alongside BikingToronto, I also collect articles about the damage that car culture is doing to the families and lives of Torontonians.
Toronto Carnage isn’t an exhaustive list of the death and injuries that cars have wrought on this city, but it’s the articles that I’ve come across.
The articles below I’ve found during the last month and cover the completely avoidable deaths of at least 26 people.
One person is dead after a collision at Yonge and College streets.
A 40-year-old man has been charged with impaired driving causing death following a fatal crash in Mississauga Friday morning.
A 77-year-old man has died after being struck by a car while crossing a street in northwest Toronto.
One person is dead after a car rear-ended a truck on Highway 401 in Pickering this morning.
As many as 10 pedestrians have been struck by vehicles on Toronto streets this morning as heavy rain makes for a tricky commute.
The northbound lanes of Highway 404 from Elgin Mills Road to Stouffville Road are closed, according to OPP.
Four Toronto police officers sustained injuries in two separate but related incidents this morning.
A 22-year-old Whitby, Ont., man is dead and two other people in hospital with life-threatening injuries Saturday night following a two-car crash in Uxbridge in the morning.
Two teenagers are dead after a single-vehicle collision in Vaughan on Saturday night.
Two people, including a child, have been sent to hospital after a car crashed into a bus shelter Sunday in Scarborough.
A Toronto police officer has been taken to hospital after he was struck by a vehicle while walking near Bloor Street West and Runnymede Road Sunday night.
A pedestrian and a motorcyclist were killed in two separate accidents in Mississauga on Thursday night.
York police say a four-year-old child is dead after being struck by a vehicle in Markham Thursday afternoon.
The collision happened in the Oak Ridges area of Richmond Hill.
Portions of Airport Rd. and Mayfield Rd. are closed as police investigate.
One man is dead and another in custody after a crash between a pedestrian and a vehicle in a Brampton parking lot Friday night.
Durham Regional Police are investigating after a man was killed in a car crash Wednesday morning in Oshawa.
All of the previously closed Highway 427 ramps to the westbound Highway 401 have reopened after two collisions caused some delays on the roads this morning.
York Regional Police have reopened roads near Major Mackenzie Drive and Weston Road after a serious crash Tuesday morning.
A 52-year-old man was found unconscious and lacking identification, police say.
A man faces multiple charges including impaired driving after police say he rear-ended a vehicle Sunday on Highway 400, killing one of the occupants and leaving three others injured.
A pedestrian died on scene after being struck by a car at Islington Ave. and Deerfoot Rd.
A male believed to be in his 20s has been killed in Etobicoke after being hit by a vehicle Saturday evening and Islington Avenue is closed from The Westway to Eglinton Avenue West as police continue to investigate.
A car drove into a house in the Weston Rd. and Hwy. 401 area Saturday afternoon. The driver was taken to Sunnybrook hospital.
A pedestrian is in hospital fighting for his life after he was struck while standing on the sidewalk by an SUV that had crashed into a taxi early Friday.
Ontario Provincial Police have charged the driver of a tractor-trailer involved in a collision in May that killed a Kingston, Ont., motorcyclist.
Roads closed in the area of Lakeshore Rd. and Seneca Ave.
Three people have been taken to a trauma centre in serious condition after a two-car crash at Martin Grove Rd. and Steeles Ave.
Brian Wijeratne, who lost his father and sister in a horrific drunk driving crash, spoke to Metro Morning about stiffer sentencing for drunk drivers.
The man convicted in a horrific drunk driving crash that killed two and seriously injured one in 2012 has been sentenced to five years in prison, but the victims’ family said that sentence should be far tougher.
A cyclist has been taken to hospital in serious, but non-life threatening condition after a collision involving a TTC bus and possibly another vehicle near King street west and Sudbury street.
A teenage male was airlifted to hospital with critical injuries after being struck by a dump truck in Vaughan, York Regional Police say.
TEN-YEAR-OLD BOY DIES IN HOSPITAL AFTER 20-VEHICLE CRASH THAT KILLED THREE OTHERS ON HIGHWAY NEAR WHITBY, ONT.
A fourth crash victim, a little boy, has died in hospital following a massive 20-vehicle pileup that injured more than a dozen people on a major highway east of Toronto
‘ALL MY BABIES ARE DEAD,’ SAYS BRAMPTON MOTHER AT VISITATION FOR CHILDREN AND GRANDFATHER KILLED IN CRASH
A top paramedic says the fatal crash north of Toronto that killed 3 children and their grandfather had an unprecedented impact on the well being of first responders.