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Boy, 8, with serious head injury after being hit by vehicle
Injury not considered to be life-threatening
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An eight-year-old boy is in hospital with a serious head injury after being hit by a vehicle in East York.

Toronto EMS says it happened outside a highrise at 35 Thorncliffe Park Dr just after noon on Sunday.

The boy was rushed to the Hospital for Sick Children.  While his injuries are serious, they are not considered to be life-threatening and he has been stabilized.


Seven-year-old Georgie Walsh died last week after being hit by minivan at Millwood Ave and McRae Dr in Leaside. Parents have been sounding the alarm about drivers speeding through the intersection for months. The crossing is a busy one with a playground, community centre, library, summer camps, tennis courts and a baseball diamond nearby.

Georgia's funeral is set for Monday.

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An eight-year-old boy is in hospital with a serious head injury after being hit by a vehicle in East York.

Toronto EMS says it happened outside a highrise at 35 Thorncliffe Park Dr just after noon on Sunday.

The boy was rushed to the Hospital for Sick Children.  While his injuries are serious, they are not considered to be life-threatening and he has been stabilized.


Seven-year-old Georgie Walsh died last week after being hit by minivan at Millwood Ave and McRae Dr in Leaside. Parents have been sounding the alarm about drivers speeding through the intersection for months. The crossing is a busy one with a playground, community centre, library, summer camps, tennis courts and a baseball diamond nearby.

Georgia's funeral is set for Monday.

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