Pedestrian dead after being hit by a cement truck in downtown Toronto

A woman died after being hit by a cement truck in the Garden District of downtown Toronto.

The collision took place shortly before 10 a.m. on Sherbourne and Dundas streets.

According to the Toronto Police Operations Center, a 61-year-old female pedestrian was seriously injured after being hit by a cement truck.

The woman succumbed to her injuries at the scene a short time later, police said in a tweet.

The driver stayed at the scene.

Drivers are advised to take alternate routes when the intersection and nearby streets are closed while Traffic Services is investigating.

Anyone with information should contact police at 416-808-1900, or Crime Stoppers anonymously at 416-222-8477 (TIPS) or www.222tips.com.

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