[messengers] Toronto courier fatality

Date: 8 Nov 2012 16:06:58 +0100
From: cadmus@xxxxxxxxxxxx

From Global News:

A 56-year-old man is dead after being struck by a taxi in the downtown core Wednesday afternoon.

Mike Rankin, a bike courier, suffered severe head injuries when he was struck by the cab on University Avenue, between Richmond Street and Queen Street, around 3 p.m.

He later died in hospital.

The driver of the vehicle remained on scene and the intersection was blocked off for an investigation.

I happened to pass the scene.