Elderly woman struck and killed by vehicle in Brampton
Intersection of Rosepac Ave and Conestoga Blvd is closed for the investigation
A woman in her early 70s has died after being struck by a vehicle in Brampton, Peel police say.
Emergency crews were called to the scene near Rosepac Avenue and Conestoga Boulevard at 8:15 a.m. Thursday morning. They found the woman in critical condition and rushed her to a local hospital where she died.
Peel police say she was crossing the road near a plaza at the time of the incident.
The driver remained on scene, Const. Bancroft Wright says.
The intersection is closed for the investigation. Motorists are asked to avoid the area.