Two women dead after car collides with TTC bus

Third passenger in serious condition

Two women have died and another is in serious condition after a car collided with a TTC bus near Jane and Dundas on Friday.

A 79-year-old woman was driving her Hyundai Elantra southbound on Jane Street around 4:45 p.m. when she attempted to make a left turn onto Dundas Street West. The Elantra was struck by a TTC bus travelling north on Jane in the curb lane.

The impact caused the Hyundai Elantra to spin around and strike another car, which had been stopped directly behind the car, waiting to turn.

The rear passenger in the Hyundai, an 89-year-old woman, died from her injuries. She was not wearing a seatbelt. The front seat passenger, a 90-year-old woman, also died.

The driver sustained life-threatening injuries.

Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 416-808-1900, Crime Stoppers anonymously at 416-222-TIPS (8477), online at, or text TOR and your message to CRIMES (274637).

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By: Town Crier Staff
Posted: Jul 19 2010 11:11 pm
Filed in: NEWS
Edition: Toronto