Toronto paramedics say a 71-year-old woman has died after being struck by a car while on an electric scooter in Etobicoke.
They were called to the scene At Lake Shore Boulevard near Islington Avenue just before 6 p.m.
The woman was transported to a trauma centre with life-threatening injuries. She was pronounced dead in hospital.
Elderly woman on electric scooter has been rushed to hospital with life-threatening injuries after being struck by Mercedes on Lakeshore just east of Islington in South Etobicoke. Road shut down. Bits of scooter scattered all over. pic.twitter.com/PjMW7VWcq0
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The vehicle involved remained on the scene.
Lake Shore is closed in both directions at Islington Avenue.