Brampton man charged following fatal hit-and-run in North York


Published February 5, 2022 at 10:10 am

A Brampton man is facing charges after a recent hit-and-run killed a pedestrian in Toronto.

Around 11:00 p.m. on Saturday, Jan. 22, police say a 52-year-old male pedestrian was struck while crossing in the area of Weston Road and Knob Hill Drive in North York.

The pedestrian was transported to hospital where he succumbed to his injuries.

The vehicle, a black 2004-2005 BMW 3 Series, did not remain at the scene, police said.

The driver of the BMW has since been identified and the vehicle was recovered.

On Friday, Feb. 4, 31 year old Brampton man Andre Daniel Senior was arrested.

He has been charged with Careless Driving Causing Death, Leave Accident Scene Causing Death, Fail to Comply With Release Order, and Public Mischief.

Senior was scheduled to appear in court on Friday to answer to the charges.

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