Woman struck by streetcar rushed to hospital
A pedestrian uses a mobile phone while walking in front of a streetcar in downtown Toronto Wednesday, Aug. 3, 2011. (The Canadian Press/Darren Calabrese)
Paul Johnston , cp24.com
Published Monday, December 31, 2012 4:59PM EST
Last Updated Monday, December 31, 2012 7:54PM EST
A 22-year-old woman is in hospital with life-threatening injuries after being struck by a streetcar Monday afternoon.
Initial reports say the woman was thrown roughly 30 feet after being struck by an eastbound streetcar on St. Clair Avenue West near Dufferin Street at around 4:15 p.m.
Streetcar service on St. Clair Avenue continues to be impacted.
Shuttle buses are currently running.