Teen girl struck by vehicle in Etobicoke, police say – Toronto

Police are investigating after a teenage girl was struck by a vehicle in Toronto on Monday afternoon. In a tweet, Toronto police said they were called to the area of Kipling Avenue and Goswell Road, near Burnhamthorpe Road, for reports a pedestrian had been hit by a vehicle. Paramedics are rushing a teenage girl to hospital … Read more

1 pedestrian killed, another injured by vehicle in Brampton, police say – Toronto

A pedestrian has died and another is in hospital after being struck by a vehicle in Brampton, police say. Peel Regional Police said they were called to the area of Airport Road and Braydon Boulevard at around 11:21 a.m. on Sunday. The man and woman hit were taken to a local hospital by ambulance, police … Read more

1 arrested in Quebec following vehicle thefts in Lindsay: police

One person has been arrested in connection with a string of vehicle thefts in Lindsay, Ont. According to the Kawartha Lakes Police Service, six vehicles were reported stolen from the driveways of homes over 24 hours between Tuesday and early Wednesday. The vehicles were all newer-model pickup trucks or SUVs. Police say the investigation determined … Read more

‘Greed has taken over’: Why forced financing has some consumers driving away from buying a vehicle

After waiting months to find an electric vehicle, Vancouver residents Dan West and Bryan Balmer thought the search was finally over. They saw an advertised for a used 2020 Volkswagen E-Golf and arrived at the local dealership to take it for a test drive. However, the joy of getting behind a new set of wheels … Read more

Man with life-threatening injuries after being struck by vehicle in Mississauga – Toronto

A man in is hospital with life-threatening injuries after he was struck by a vehicle while walking in Mississauga. In a tweet, Peel Regional Police said they were called to the area of Britannia Road East and Queen Street in Mississauga for reports of a collision. Police said a man was struck by a vehicle … Read more

Canada’s electric vehicle sales not keeping pace with the rest of the world: report – National

Electric-vehicle sales in Canada grew by more than one third in the first half of this year but they are not keeping pace with the rest of the world. A report on global EV sales released by research firm BloombergNEF at the United Nations climate talks in Egypt Thursday said battery-electric and plug-in hybrid passenger … Read more

Pedestrian killed after being struck by commercial vehicle on Hwy. 7 east of Peterborough: OPP – Peterborough

A pedestrian is dead following a collision on Hwy. 7 east of Peterborough on Wednesday evening. According to Peterborough County OPP, the collision involving a pedestrian and commercial motor vehicle occurred around 7:30 p.m. near Burnham Line in Otonabee-South Monaghan Township. Police say the pedestrian was pronounced deceased at scene. No other injuries were reported … Read more