Woman in her 20s hit by car, seriously injured in Scarborough

A pedestrian has been transported to hospital with serious injuries after being hit by a car in Scarborough.

Victim was rushed to a trauma centre with serious but non-life-threatening injuries

A pedestrian has been transported to hospital with serious injuries after being hit by a car in Scarborough. (The Canadian Press)

A woman in her 20s suffered serious, but non-life-threatening injuries Friday when she was hit by a car in Scarborough.

The incident happened around 4:30 p.m., at Midland Avenue and Eglinton Avenue East.  Roads in the area are currently closed and will remain closed for a few hours, said Toronto police.

Const. David Hopkinson told CBC Toronto officers accompanied the victim on the emergency run to hospital, a protocol police use in serious injury cases.

There is no indication the incident was a hit and run, said police. 

Toronto Police Traffic Services is investigating.