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Toronto man, 54, struck, killed by small truck at industrial lot

Victim was struck by small tractor truck at logistics company lot in Ajax, Ont., east of Toronto

February 18, 2014  by The Canadian Press

AJAX, Ont.—A Toronto man has been killed by a truck at an industrial yard in Durham Region.

Durham regional police say the 54-year-old was walking through the loading area at a logistics company lot in Ajax early Feb. 15 when he was struck by a small tractor truck.

He was rushed to hospital, where he died from his injuries.

Police say he was a truck driver who was at the facility with his vehicle.


His name has not been released and the Ministry of Labour is investigating.

A 46-year-old Oshawa man driving the tractor truck was not injured in the collision.

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