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Toronto Officer Struck By Stolen Snow Plow

January 12, 2011  | 

A Toronto Police officer, struck by a stolen snow plow Wednesday morning, has died of his injuries.

Sgt. Ryan Russell, 35, was pronounced dead at St. Michael's Hospital hours after being hit by the plow. Russell, an 11-year veteran of the force, leaves behind a wife and young son, Chief Bill Blair said at a morning press conference outside of the hospital.

Police shot at the suspect, who fled but was later captured.

Read the full story at TorontoSun.com.


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