Woman in Brampton hit by ‘rogue tire’: police


Published June 8, 2021 at 10:33 pm


Peel Regional Police say a woman was hit by a tire that flew off of a vehicle on Tuesday afternoon.

Around 4:30 p.m., a woman was walking on Lisa St. in Brampton when a tire came loose from a vehicle, bounced toward her and struck her. The driver of the vehicle quickly came to a stop. The woman sustained a minor injury.

Under the provincial Highway Traffic Act, drivers can be fined if an object falls off of their car.

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