Pedestrian injured in incident involving streetcar and another vehicle on Queen Street East in the Beach

Police closed Queen Street East in the Beach to streetcar service between about 4 p.m. and 6:45 p.m. on Saturday, April 13, while they investigated a collision in which a pedestrian suffered serious by not life-threatening injuries.

A pedestrian suffered serious but not life-threatening injuries in an incident involving a vehicle and a streetcar on Queen Street East in the Beach late yesterday afternoon.

The incident took place at approximately 4 p.m. near Wheeler Avenue on April 13.

According to reports, a vehicle and a streetcar were involved in a collision, and the vehicle then struck another object which hit the pedestrian.

The pedestrian was taken to hospital to be treated for non life-threatening injuries.

Two other people are believed to have suffered minor injuries in the incident.

Service on the 501 streetcar was stopped along Queen Street East from Kingston Road to the Neville Park Loop while the incident was investigated.

Streetcar service resumed in the area at 6:45 p.m. on Saturday.



Was this article informative? Become a Beach Metro Community News Supporter today! For 50 years, we have worked hard to be the eyes and ears in your community, inform you of upcoming events, and let you know what and who is making a difference. We cover the big stories as well as the little things that often matter the most. CLICK HERE to support your Beach Metro Community News!