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Toronto man dies in hospital following hit and run

Police tape marks a crime scene in this file photo.


Toronto police say a man who was struck by a vehicle that failed to remain at the scene last weekend has died.

Jay McGinn, 28, was getting into a cab (near Kensington Market) on Saturday when he was hit.

Police say he was rushed to hospital in critical condition and died in hospital on Thursday.

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Karen Fyfe, 31, of Oshawa, was charged with failing to stop causing bodily harm but the charges are expected to be upgraded.

Fyfe was released on $15,000 bail on Wednesday on conditions that she follow a 6 p.m. curfew, refrain from driving, drinking or consuming drugs, and attend drug and alcohol counselling.

She is scheduled to return to court on June 16.

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