A Toronto man is facing charges after what appears to be a deadly hit-and-run.
The incident happened around 7:40 p.m. Thursday on Lawrence Avenue East, near Midland Avenue.
Police say a pedestrian, 78, was crossing Lawrence Avenue in the middle of the block when a vehicle struck him.
The vehicle failed to remain. The man was later pronounced dead in hospital.
Paras Goyal, 21, of Toronto, has been charged with failure to stop at a scene of an accident (causing death).
Anyone with information is asked to call police at 416-808-1900, or Crime Stoppers anonymously at 416-222-8477 (TIPS).