80-year-old Muhammad Farooki is under arrest after its alleged he fatally injured a 49-year-old man in a hit-and-run collision on Friday.
The incident occurred in the parking lot of the Madinsh Masjid mosque on Danforth Avenue near Donlands Avenue at 12:56pm.
A Chrysler Town and Country minivan went into reverse, slamming into a fence. The man was pinned between the fence and the van.
Witnesses suggest the driver may have been distracted by a cellphone.
Farooki fled the scene. The 49-year-old later died in hospital.
The 80-year-old Montreal resident has been charged with criminal negligence causing death, dangerous operation causing death and leaving the scene of an accident resulting in death.