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Woman critically injured after being struck by bus near Yonge and Lawrence

Last Updated Oct 13, 2021 at 7:22 am EDT

The scene of a collision after a TTC bus struck a woman near Yonge and Lawrence. David Misener/CityNews

Police say an 86-year-old woman is in critical condition after she was struck by a TTC bus near Lawrence Avenue West and Duplex Avenue, west of Yonge Street on Tuesday afternoon.

Emergency crews were called to the scene just before 2 p.m.

The woman was crossing the street when she was struck by the bus driven by a 43-year-old TTC driver eastbound on Lawrence, suffering serious head injuries.

The westbound lanes of Lawrence were closed between Duplex and Greer Road, but have since reopened.

 

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