A three-year-old girl was taken to hospital with serious injuries after she was hit by a vehicle in Waterloo on Friday morning.

It happened in the area of Lincoln Road and Margaret Avenue North at around 11 a.m.

Police said she was taken to McMaster Children's Hospital in Hamilton by ambulance for treatment.

According to officials, her injuries are considered serious but not life-threatening.

The investigation is ongoing.

ROAD CLOSURE: Margaret Avenue, between Lincoln Road and Washington Avenue, in Waterloo for collision investigation.

Child has been struck by a vehicle and transported to hospital.

Please avoid the area. pic.twitter.com/y7QeEkScum

— Waterloo Regional Police (@WRPSToday) September 4, 2020