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Man Allegedly Driving Wrong Way Charged After Pedestrian Hit

Toronto police have charged a 19-year-old Mississauga man in a hit-and-run in Kensington Market early Sunday morning.

Officers say shortly after midnight, the accused was driving the wrong way down Augusta Avenue when he hit a 47-year-old man.

He ditched his vehicle nearby, but turned himself in a short time later.

The pedestrian had serious but non-life-threatening injuries, including a broken collarbone.

Alexander Harasimowicz has been charged with dangerous operation causing bodily harm and failing to stop at the scene of an accident.

He appeared in court on Sunday morning.