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Toronto Island ferry schedule reduced for rest of summer after collision with dock – Toronto
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Toronto Island ferry schedule reduced for rest of summer after collision with dock – Toronto

The number of ferries travelling between Toronto Island and the city will be reduced for the rest of the summer after a collision sent five passengers to hospital with minor injuries. A spokesperson for the City of Toronto’s parks, forestry and recreation department said ferries between the Jack Layton Ferry Terminal and Toronto Island would “be running at a reduced passenger capacity while the Sam McBride ferry is out of service.”Ferries will continue to run to all three Toronto Island destinations: Hanlan’s Point, Ward’s Island and Centre Island. Read more: 12 injured after Toronto Island ferry crashes at downtown dock “Lineups on both city and island side will move slower due to the reduced carrying capacity,” the spokesperson said. Story continue...
3 pedestrians injured in separate Toronto collisions – Toronto
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3 pedestrians injured in separate Toronto collisions – Toronto

Three pedestrians were injured in separate collisions in Toronto Wednesday morning, police say. Toronto police said emergency crews were first called at 6:48 a.m. to the area of University Avenue and Elm Street in the downtown core.Police said a woman was struck by a vehicle and treated at the scene before being taken to hospital by paramedics. Read more: 1 dead, 2 others injured after two-vehicle crash in Toronto Toronto paramedics told Global News they transported a woman in her 30s to a trauma centre in stable condition.Less than an hour later, emergency crews were called to the area of Dufferin Street and St. Clair Avenue West, police said. Story continues below advertisement There, a man was struck by a vehicle and subseque...