Male pedestrian fatally struck on highway in Mississauga, Ont.

A male pedestrian is dead after being hit on Highway 403 in Mississauga on Thursday evening.

The Ontario Provincial Police are investigating after a pedestrian was fatally struck on a highway in Mississauga late Thursday evening.

Shortly before 10:30 p.m., police responded to reports of a collision on Highway 403 in the westbound lanes, west of Hurontario Street.

A male pedestrian was located deceased after being hit on the highway, police said.

The involved vehicle remained at the scene.

All westbound lanes are closed at Hurontario Street for the investigation.

Police are asking anyone with information to contact the Mississauga OPP at 905-858-8670.

Fatal pedestrian collision #Hwy403 wb past Hurontario St. #Mississauga All westbound lanes are closed at Hurontario St for the investigation. Any witnesses are asked to call #MississaugaOPP at 905-858-8670 pic.twitter.com/8H8Eh0fCSd

— OPP Highway Safety Division (@OPP_HSD) June 4, 2021