Alleged driver in hit-and-run crash that killed 82y/o man identified

By | December 16, 2021

Suspected driver in a hit-and-run accident that killed 82-year-old man identified 

39-year-old Faisal Kaleem Aslam also known as Faisal Muhammad has been identified by Toronto police as the alleged driver behind the wheel in a hit-and-run accident that claimed the life of an 82-year-old accident. His identity was revealed on Wednesday, December 15, 2021.

According to officials, the hit-and-run accident that claimed the life of the 82-year-old pedestrian happened on Sunday evening, December 12, 2021, at the intersection of Sheppard Avenue East and Allanford Road in Scarborough, Toronto.

The man was walking on foot attempting to cross Sheppard Avenue East from the north to the south side at approximately  7:30 p.m. when he was fatally struck by a silver 2021 Hyundai Santa Fe heading eastbound on Sheppard Avenue. The driver of the SUV fled the scene immediately after the crash without stopping to render aid to the injured. And was last seen heading northbound on Kennedy Road.

Aslam is wanted for fleeing the site of a crash causing death. Anyone with information is asked to call officials at 416-808-1900 or Crime Stoppers anonymously at 416-222-8477.