Woman struck by vehicle in Mississauga remains in critical condition

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A 79 year-old woman remains in hospital with critical injuries, after being struck by a vehicle in Mississauga just before 6:30 this evening.

Peel Police say she was hit while crossing the road at Hurontario and The Queensway

The driver remained at the scene.

Constable Akhil Mooken tells NEWSTALK1010 that they are appealing for witnesses to come forward.

"We are appealing for anyone with any information that was in the area, that may have dashcam or actually witnessed this incident to contact investigators from 12 division at this time, or to provide any information they have through Crime Stoppers." 

Two northbound lanes along Hurontario were closed for several hours for the investigation.