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Court appearance for man charged with careless driving in girl's death

TORONTO – A 50-year-old man charged with failing to stop at a red light and careless driving in the death of 7-year-old Georgia Walsh is scheduled to appear in court Monday. 54 more words


Drivers disobeying ban on right hand turn at red light in Leaside

Watch above: Drivers are ignoring new rules at an intersection in Leaside. What are police doing? Christina Stevens reports. 

TORONTO – Road safety is still a major concern in Leaside where a 7-year-old girl died this summer. 99 more words


Council bans right turn on red light at corner where girl was killed

TORONTO – Drivers will no longer be able to turn right while sitting at a red light at an intersection in Leaside where a 7-year-old died last month. 175 more words


Safety campaign launched in wake of young girl's death gaining momentum

TORONTO – A safety campaign launched in the wake of Georgia Walsh’s death by people who live in Leaside is spreading across the city.

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Driver that killed Georgia Walsh charged with careless driving

TORONTO – A 50-year-old man has been charged with two offences in the death of Georgia Walsh.

Walsh, 7, was the daughter of Conservative Party president John Walsh and was struck by a minivan in Leaside July 16 when she was crossing Millwood Road at McRae Drive. 220 more words


Mayoral candidates at odds about how to make streets safer for pedestrians

TORONTO – A week after Georgia Walsh, 7, was hit and killed by a driver in Leaside, the major candidates for mayor faced questions about what they would do to make city streets safer for pedestrians. 216 more words


'A child was killed': Extreme messaging will slow speeders, former cop says

TORONTO – Rolling stops, red light-running and speeding seem to have become ingrained in Toronto’s driving culture; especially on smaller streets.

Spend just 15 minutes standing at almost any residential intersection and you’re bound to see multiple offenders go through. 580 more words