12-year-old girl hit by car at Danforth and Pharmacy

Police are looking for more information about an incident on Sunday involving a 12-year-old girl who was hit by a car as she crossed the street at Danforth and Pharmacy.

In a release sent out Tuesday evening, Toronto Police Services said that they were called to Danforth Avenue and Pharmacy Road at 6:15 on Sunday, May 22, 2016 to respond to a call for a “personal injury collision.”

Police say it was reported that a 23-year-old man, driving a 2010 Hyundai Elantra, was travelling westbound on Danforth approaching Pharmacy.

At the same time, a 12-year-old girl was trying to cross Danforth at Pharmacy from in front of a stopped TTC bus which was servicing a stop at that location, said police.

As the girl stepped out from in front of the bus, the car hit her.

She suffered serious, non-life-threatening injuries and was taken to hospital.

Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 416-808-1900, Crime Stoppers anonymously at 416-222-TIPS (8477), online at www.222tips.com, text TOR and your message to CRIMES (274637).

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