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Man, 78, critically injured by pickup truck while riding scooter in Little Italy

Last Updated Oct 11, 2018 at 11:11 am EST

A 78-year-old man is in critical condition after he was hit by a pickup truck while riding a mobility scooter in Little Italy.

It happened around 9:30 a.m. Wednesday at College Street and Ossington Avenue.

The man was taken to a hospital with life-threatening injuries.

The driver of the pickup truck remained on the scene.

The intersection was closed for the investigation but has since reopened.

Police are asking anyone with security or dash-cam video to call them.

A man was critically injured when he was hit by a pickup truck while riding a mobility scooter at College Street and Ossington Avenue in Toronto on Oct. 10, 2018. CITYNEWS/Peter Dworschak
A man was critically injured when he was hit by a pickup truck while riding a mobility scooter at College Street and Ossington Avenue in Toronto on Oct. 10, 2018. CITYNEWS/Peter Dworschak