Woman dead after 2-vehicle collision in North York

Nov 25 2019, 12:30 pm

A woman is dead after two vehicles reportedly collided and knocked over a pole in North York on Monday afternoon.

Emergency crews say they were called to the area of Don Mills Road and Green Belt Drive, just south of The Donway, in the afternoon for a two-vehicle collision.

Police said one of the vehicles struck a pole, which is now on the ground.

When officers arrived at the scene, they reported one person was trapped inside one of the vehicles.

Police said a female was found with life-threatening injuries, however, she succumbed to her wounds shortly after arriving to hospital.

A traffic reconstruction team is on the scene to determine how the crash occurred.

All northbound lanes of Don Mills Road were closed to allow for cleanup and an investigation.

Transit was also detouring as a result of the collision.