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Man, 82, dies after being struck on mobility scooter in Gravenhurst, driver charged

Police closed a section of Winewood Avenue in Gravenhurst, Ont., on Fri., May 19, 2023, for a collision investigation involving a mobility scooter and SUV. (CTV News/Steve Mansbridge) Police closed a section of Winewood Avenue in Gravenhurst, Ont., on Fri., May 19, 2023, for a collision investigation involving a mobility scooter and SUV. (CTV News/Steve Mansbridge)

A senior has died following a collision involving a mobility scooter and an SUV last week in Gravenhurst.

Police say the crash happened on Friday morning at the Winewood Avenue and Muskoka Road North intersection.

The 82-year-old man was taken to a Toronto trauma centre, where police say he later died of his injuries.

A 35-year-old Gravenhurst woman is charged with failing to yield to a pedestrian.

Provincial police say no other charges are expected to be laid.

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