An 86-year-old pedestrian is recovering from serious injuries after being struck by a vehicle in Oshawa.
On Sept. 12, just before 2 p.m., officers were called to Simcoe Street North, south of Beatrice Street, regarding a pedestrian being struck by a vehicle.
An 86-year-old woman was crossing Simcoe Street when a southbound vehicle struck her a few steps from the curb. The pedestrian was thrown to the ground and received serious injuries. She was taken by ambulance to a nearby hospital for treatment of non-life threatening injuries.
The driver of the motor vehicle remained on scene. There is no designated crosswalk in this area.
Anyone with new information about this incident is asked to contact Cst. Porter of Central East Division at 1-888-579-1520 ext. 2811.