Elderly woman critically hurt after being struck by vehicle in North York
Police tape is seen in this undated file photo.
Kayla Goodfield , CTV News Toronto
Published Monday, August 7, 2017 7:54PM EDT
Last Updated Monday, August 7, 2017 8:43PM EDT
An elderly woman is suffering from life-threatening injuries after being struck by a vehicle in North York on Monday.
Emergency officials were called to the area of Leslie Street and Sheppard Avenue East around 7:30 p.m.
Toronto paramedics say the victim is believed to be in her 70’s.
Following the collision, the elderly woman was taken to a trauma centre in life-threatening condition but police say she was conscious and breathingwhen they arrived.
According to investigators, the driver of the vehicle involved in the crash remained at the scene. No charges, if any, have been laid.
Police are investigating the area.