Girl, 5, dies after Etobicoke car crash

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Flowers, teddy bears were placed at makeshift memorial Sunday for the 5-year-old girl killed in Etobicoke car crash. (Mark Bochsler/CBC - image credit)
Flowers, teddy bears were placed at makeshift memorial Sunday for the 5-year-old girl killed in Etobicoke car crash. (Mark Bochsler/CBC - image credit)

A five-year-old girl is dead after a woman lost control of her car and hit a tree.

Police were called to Renforth Drive south of Centennial Park Gate in Etobicoke shortly after 9 p.m. on Saturday.

Police say the girl was taken to the hospital in life-threatening condition. She later died.

Flowers, teddy bears were placed at a makeshift memorial at the intersection where the collision happened.

The 31-year-old woman at the wheel was also taken to hospital in life-threatening condition.

Police could not confirm the relationship between the woman and child.

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