Police say that a TTC bus struck a pedestrian in midtown Toronto on Thursday evening, leaving the man with serious injuries. (CTV News Toronto)

A 25-year-old man is in hospital with serious injuries after being struck by a TTC bus in midtown Toronto Thursday evening.

Police say that the incident occurred near Yonge and Heath streets, north of St. Clair Street East, just before 7:30 p.m.

The victim was rushed to a trauma centre in serious condition, according to paramedics.

The TTC bus remained on the scene, police said.

The intersection was closed in both directions for police investigation. It has since reopened.

Yonge St & Heath St E
- reports of a man struck by a TTC bus @TTCnotices
- police o/s
- @Toronto_Fire & @TorontoMedics o/s
- unknown injuries
- road closures in immediate area
- TTC re-directing buses
- expect delays in area
- consider alternate routes#GO1221239

— Toronto Police Operations (@TPSOperations) July 2, 2020