A pedestrian has been injured after being struck by a TTC bus in Scarborough.

It occurred in the area of Kingston Road and Morningside Avenue just before 7:30 p.m. on Monday.

Police say the pedestrian was conscious and breathing when officers arrived.

He was transported to a local trauma centre with serious injuries. There is no immediate word on his condition.

The TTC has confirmed that the driver involved in the collision was operating a 12 Kingston Road bus.

Police closed roads in the area for investigation.