Lindsay man facing charges after pedestrian struck and killed by vehicle

A Lindsay man is facing charges after a pedestrian was struck and killed by a vehicle in Toronto over the weekend.

According to the Toronto Police Service, officers were called to a collision at Midland Avenue at Broadbent Avenue around 11:30 a.m. Saturday (Dec. 11).

Police say a 69-year-old man was crossing Midland Avenue in a crosswalk when he was struck by a 2019 Chevy Cruz. The victim was pronounced dead at the scene, police noted.

“The driver fled the scene on foot and was located by police nearby,” reads a media release.

Kevin Palmer, 30, has been charged with dangerous operation of a conveyance causing death, operation of a conveyance causing death while impaired to any degree, leave accident scene/fatality and novice driver- B.A.C above zero.

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