A 61 year old man from Brampton has been arrested in connection with a fatal hit and run on Wednesday morning.
A 21 year old pedestrian was crossing the street in the area of Steeles Avenue and Kennedy Road when he was struck by a dump truck at around 6.25 a.m.
The driver of the truck failed to remain at the scene, while the pedestrian was rushed to hospital where he later died of his injuries.
According to Peel Police, the driver Sultan Singh Bhamber has arrested in Markham this afternoon.
Bhamber has now been charged with failure to remain at scene of accident causing death.
He is due to appear in court in Brampton on Monday December 21st.