Girl in hospital with serious injuries after being struck by vehicle in Toronto

A young girl is in hospital after being hit by a vehicle in the area of Village Green Square and Kennedy Road in Toronto on Wednesday afternoon, according to Toronto police.

Toronto Police Services (TPS) responded to reports of a girl under the age of five struck by a car in the area of Village Green Square and Kennedy Road in Toronto just before 7:00 p.m. on Wednesday.

Paramedics have confirmed that the child was transported to SickKids Hospital in Toronto with serious but non-life threatening injuries.

According to TPS, the driver of the vehicle remained on scene. At this time, police say it is unclear what led to the collision.

No arrests have been made.

Roads in the area were closed but have since reopened.