Man charged in hit-and-run crash that killed 63-year-old pedestrian in Mississauga

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A man has been charged in a fatal hit-and-run collision that took place roughly two months ago in Mississauga, Ont.

Police say a 63-year-old woman was crossing the street on Tomken Road the evening of Dec. 8 when she was struck by a van.

They say the driver took off, and the woman died in hospital.

The suspect, a 57-year-old man from Milton, was arrested and charged Monday.

Police say he's charged with failing to stop after an accident resulting in death.

He's been released and is due back in court April 19.

This report by The Canadian Press was first published Feb. 2, 2021.

The Canadian Press