Police Identify Victim Fatally Struck by Vehicle in Mississauga


Published February 17, 2018 at 4:33 pm


Police have released the identity of a woman killed after being struck by a vehicle, in hopes that a family member will contact police.

The incident happened at 8:40 p.m. on Thursday, February 15. Layla Wilke, 61, was crossing Mavis Road in the area of Knotty Pine Grove when she was hit by a car.

Wilke suffered major injuries and was pronounced dead at the scene.

The vehicle, a small white car, did not remain on the scene.

Police are asking the driver, as well as anyone who may have witnessed or have video footage of the incident, to come forward. Anyone with information can contact police at (905) 453-2121, ext. 3710. 

Information may also be left anonymously by calling Peel Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477), by visiting www.peelcrimestoppers.ca or by sending a text message to CRIMES (274637) with the word ‘PEEL’ and then your tip.  

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