Male pedestrian seriously injured after being struck by vehicle midtown
Bryann Aguilar, CP24.com
Published Friday, November 22, 2019 4:10PM EST
Last Updated Saturday, November 23, 2019 8:29PM EST
A male pedestrian is in hospital in critical condition after being struck by a vehicle midtown.
Emergency crews were called to the area of Lawrence Avenue West and Avenue Road just before 2 p.m. for reports of a collision.
Toronto police said 91-year-old man was crossing Lawrence Avenue West when he was struck by a silver Nissan Pathfinder SUV being driven by a 51-year-old man.
The pedestrian was taken to hospital with serious but non-life-threatening injuries, paramedics said.
Police said his condition was later downgraded to life-threatening.
The drive of the car remained on scene, police said.
The eastbound lanes on the intersection were closed for a police investigation but roads have since reopened.