A female cyclist was killed on the north edge of St. George campus Tuesday late morning, according to Toronto Police.
Police received a call around noon on June 12 that a cyclist was struck by a truck at the intersection of St. George Street and Bloor Street West. Emergency responders arrived in the area and found her without vital signs.
She was pronounced dead on the scene.
The driver and vehicle in question remain in the area. Investigators have closed off Bloor from Huron Street to Devonshire Place, and St. George from Prince George Avenue to Sussex Avenue, pending further inspection.
“We anticipate that the closures will remain in effect for an extended period of time. We are asking for your patience and to please use an alternate route while they investigate,” Toronto Police tweeted.
At Bloor St W and St George St for cyclist struck fatality. Roads will be closed for svrl hours for collision reconstruction, witnesses pls call 416-808-1900. pic.twitter.com/XCgOJarOzq
— TPS Traffic Operations (@TrafficServices) June 12, 2018
Editor’s Note (June 13): This article has been updated to reflect that the incident took place around noon.