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Man, 73, dies after hit by car at Yonge and Lawrence

Last Updated May 17, 2018 at 9:29 am EST

A pedestrian suffered life-threatening injuries in a collision on Yonge Street and Lawrence Avenue on May 15, 2018. CITYNEWS/George Joseph

A 73-year-old man has died in hospital after he was hit by a car in the Yonge Street and Lawrence Avenue area earlier this week.

Police were called to the scene around 9:30 a.m. on Tuesday.

An 89-year-old man was driving north on Yonge when he hit the man who was crossing Lawrence.

The pedestrian was rushed to hospital with life-threatening injuries and later died.

The driver remained on scene.

Police are asking anyone who may have security or dashcam video of the incident to contact them.