Woman killed in alleged drunk driver crash in Regent Park

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Police have a man in custody in an alleged case of impaired driving in Regent Park, that claimed the life of a woman.

The collision happened around Regent Park Blvd and Dundas, around 1:15 on Thursday afternoon.

Witnesses reported to police that a vehicle lost control and slammed into a fire hydrant and a pole.

Police say it appears the woman was a pedestrian on the side of the road.

The man initially left the scene, but was arrested a short distance away.

He's now facing charges of impaired driving.