Police say two children were struck by a vehicle at Erin Mills Parkway and Battleford Road in Mississauga on Friday afternoon, with one of them — a 10-year-old girl — suffering life-threatening injuries.
A 13-year-old girl suffered minor injuries that did not require hospitalization
Police say the girls are sisters, and were walking with their mother at the time. The mother was not injured. The girls’ father arrived on scene and and was so shaken by what transpired that had to be assessed by paramedics.
It happened at around 1:15 p.m.
Police say the vehicle, which remained on scene, was making a left turn when the children were struck.
No further details were immediately available.
– Erin Mills Pkwy/Battleford Rd in #Mississauga
– Report of a child struck by a vehicle
– Unknown extent of injuries at this time
– Vehicle remained on scene
– Use alternate routes
– C/R at 1:14 p.m.
— Peel Regional Police (@PeelPolice) April 9, 2021