Man killed by car while walking on Highway 404 near Sheppard Avenue

By on June 14, 2014


Highway 404. Screenshot from Google Maps.
Highway 404. Screenshot from Google Maps.

TORONTO—The OPP say a man is dead after being hit by a car in the northbound lanes of Highway 404 near Sheppard Avenue.

They say it happened just after midnight Saturday, forcing the closure of the northbound lanes near Finch Avenue for several hours while officers conducted their investigation.

The deceased man’s identity has not been released, and there’s no word yet why he was on the highway.