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Pedestrian killed after being hit by truck in Toronto’s north end

A Toronto Police Service cruiser.
A Toronto Police Service cruiser. Nick Westoll / File / Global News

Toronto police and paramedics say a woman in her 30s has died after being hit by a truck in the city’s north end.

Emergency crews were called to Alness Street near Steeles Avenue West at around 7 a.m. Tuesday.

Paramedics said the woman was pronounced dead at the scene.

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Roads are closed along Alness Street between Dolomite Drive to Martin Ross Avenue and Supertest Road from Flint Road to Dufferin Street, police said.

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