Toronto, Ont. Jan. 11, 2011: TTC crew and police investigate the scene of an accident on Queen St. W. at Niagara, where a streetcar dragged a pedestrian to his death at around 10:30 a.m.. Witnesses frantically tried to alert the streetcar driver, who finally stopped after travelling at least 600 meters before it came to a halt. Police confirmed dead at the scene is a man in his late 40s to early 50s, who attempted to cross the street mid-block and got lodged under the back of the streetcar. Queen St. W. between Niagara and Bathurst remained closed for most of the day for the investigation.
As published on page 3 of in Metro newspaper on Jan. 12