Sep 25, 2019
By Zoomer Podcast Network
Jane Brown is filling in For Libby Znaimer. She is joined by Dylan Reid, Co-founder of Walk Toronto.
Two additional pedestrian deaths in the city this week, brings Toronto’s pedestrian death toll to 29 this year.
This past Monday night, a 17-year-old teenager was struck and killed in Scarborough. He was attempting to cross a road of four lanes at Scarborough Golf Club Road, near Confederation Drive.
Yesterday night, just before 9 pm, a male pedestrian was hit nearby Danforth and Pharmacy Avenues. The victim was later pronounced dead in hospital.
What needs to be done to ensure that further pedestrian deaths on our roads are prevented?