At least three persons were transported to the hospital with significant injuries after being hit by cars in different instances around the GTA on Tuesday evening.
The most recent occurrence occurred in Palmerston’s downtown center, around Bathurst and Ulster streets.
After a pedestrian was struck, Toronto police stated they were aiding paramedics with an emergency run around 7:30 p.m.
A teen girl was brought to the hospital with significant, perhaps life-threatening injuries, according to Toronto Paramedic Services.
Bathurst Street has been closed between Harbord and College streets as police investigate.
Shortly before 7 p.m., Toronto police said they were responding to the intersection of Lansdowne Avenue and Dundas Street West for another incident in Toronto’s Little Portugal.
Police said a female pedestrian had sustained serious injuries and was taken to hospital by Toronto Paramedic Services.
All westbound lanes of Dundas Street West were closed at St Clarens Avenue as police investigated, but have since reopened.
Also just before 7 p.m., Peel Regional Police said they were responding after a male pedestrian was struck by a vehicle at Airport and Coventry roads in Brampton.
Peel Regional Paramedic Services said they transported an adult male to a trauma centre in serious condition.
Few details have been released so far about the exact circumstances around each incident.