Police are asking for the public’s help in finding a vehicle involved in a hit-and-run incident that left a 67-year-old woman with life-threatening injuries.
Police were called to the Patterson Avenue and Danforth Road area, between Warden Avenue and Danforth Avenue, on Thursday, Jan. 17, at around 7 p.m. for the incident.
According to police, the woman was walking across Patterson Avenue on the north side of Danforth Road when she was struck by an unknown vehicle driving northeast on Danforth Road. The vehicle began to make a left onto Patterson Avenue and struck the woman, police said.
The driver fled in the vehicle then fled northeast on Danforth Road, according to police.
The woman sustained life-threatening injuries and was taken to hospital for treatment.
Police believe the suspect vehicle is a black SUV with possible damage to the front left corner.
Local residents, businesses and drivers who may have security or dash camera footage of the area or incident should contact traffic unit investigators at 416-808-1900, or Crime Stoppers anonymously at 416-222-8477, online at www.222tips.com