Canada

Two pedestrians dead in separate hit-runs in GTA

Two pedestrians are dead after separate hit-and-runs in the Greater Toronto Area on Tuesday morning.

Toronto Police say a white tractor trailer struck a woman in the intersection of Alness St. and Supertest Rd., near Dufferin and Steeles, around 7 a.m.

The truck did not remain at the scene.

Then in Brampton, Peel Regional Police say a man was fatally hit at Rutherford and Orenda Rds. The vehicle left the scene. There was no immediate description of it.

Road closures are in effect at both fatalities.