A number of deaths and injuries are being reported after pedestrians were struck by a white van which attempted to flee the scene in Toronto, police say.
Toronto police said the incident happened around 1:30 p.m. on Monday in the area of Yonge Street and Finch Avenue.
The subway service has been shut down for the meantime
Toronto police now say they have arrested the driver.
UPDATE 1:27 pm, police were called to Yonge Street and Finch Avenue East, for a collision.
A Media Sgt from traffic services is on their way to the scene.
Too early to confirm the number of pedestrians struck or their injuries. More to come.^gl
— Toronto Police OPS (@TPSOperations) April 23, 2018
Update 4: Video of the moments before the capture are now online.
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