On Monday, June 6, 2016, at approximately 11:35 a.m., York Regional Police responded to reports that a man had been pinned between a vehicle and a commercial building on Buttermill Avenue. When police arrive at the scene, on private property, they located a man with life-threatening injuries. He was transported to hospital.
It is believed that the victim, a 29-year-old-man from the City of Toronto, was attempting to assist the driver of the vehicle while backing up on the property, when he became pinned.
This investigation is ongoing. Any witnesses who have not yet spoken with police are being asked to please come forward.
York Regional Police is asking anyone with information to contact the Collision Investigation Unit by calling 1-866-876-5423, ext. 7704, or to call Crime Stoppers anonymously at 1-800-222-TIPS, or leave an anonymous tip online at www.1800222tips.com or text by sending TIPYORK and your message to CRIMES (274637) starting with the word YORK. – CINEWS