A 70-year-old woman died at the hospital on Friday after being hit by a van in Scarborough.
The first rescuers were called to the area of Finch and Wayside Aves. at 18:30, where they found the victim on the sidewalk, bleeding with serious injuries. The male driver was traveling west on Finch when he hit the pedestrian when she was crossing the north on Finch.
The victim was sent to a trauma center through an emergency operation. The driver has remained on the scene and is cooperating with the police.
Traffic services are still working to identify the victim, since she only had Chinese identification on it.
Finch E. Avenue is closed between Birchmount Rd. And Kennedy Avenue. while the police investigate.