Driver who struck, killed woman in west-end parking lot found

Toronto police have determined that a 75-year-old woman found without vital signs in a west-end parking lot Thursday was hit by a auto.

Paramedics were called to an apartment building on Dundas Street West at Scarlett Road around 7 p.m. and discovered a woman with life-threatening injuries.

She was transported to the hospital where she succumbed to her injuries.

“We now believe this was traffic-related and traffic services is investigating”, Douglas-Cook said.

According to investigators, a 75-year-old man was driving the van.

The suspect and the vehicle were located shortly after the collision took police.

Police say the circumstances around her death are very unclear, and they are not ruling out the death being suspicious.