Skateboarder dies in hospital after Kensington crash
A 26-year-old man has died in hospital after suffering life-threatening head injuries last month when he collided with an SUV in Kensington Market while riding his longboard.
Codi Wilson, CP24.com
Published Monday, May 5, 2014 6:06PM EDT
A 26-year-old man died in hospital on Friday after he was struck by an SUV while riding his longboard in Kensington Market last month.
The accident occurred on Wednesday, April 23 just before 6 p.m. at the corner of Kensington Avenue and Dundas Street West.
The man failed to stop at a stop sign and was struck by a Chevrolet Suburban that was heading westbound on Dundas Street approaching Kensington Avenue in the passing lane, police said in a news release Monday.
The man suffered life-threatening head injuries and was transported to hospital for treatment but died on May 2.
Police have not released the victim’s name.