Man in serious condition after being struck by vehicle on Hwy. 401
Pedestrian was struck in westbound collector lanes near Don Mills Road
A 25-year-old man was taken to hospital with serious injuries after being struck by a vehicle on Highway 401 Saturday evening, Toronto Paramedic Services said.
Ontario Provincial Police had earlier said the man, a pedestrian, was in critical condition.
Sgt. Kerry Schmidt said the man was struck in the westbound collector lanes of the highway near Don Mills Road shortly before 7 p.m.
Two vehicles were involved in the incident, Schmidt said. It was not immediately clear why the man was walking on the highway.
Three right collector lanes of the highway were blocked because of the incident.
Collision: Pedestrian struck on <a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/Hwy401?src=hash&ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw">#Hwy401</a> WB collectors at Don Mills.<br>3 right lanes blocked, 2 left lanes open. <br>2 vehicles involved, pedestrian at hospital with critical injuries. Updates to follow <a href="https://t.co/Pfo0wfUHxO">pic.twitter.com/Pfo0wfUHxO</a>—@OPP_HSD