A woman is dead after being struck by a vehicle in Newmarket.

York Regional Police say a 67-year-old woman and her dog are dead after being struck by a vehicle Thursday evening.

Police say the collision happened in the intersection of Stonehaven and Best Circle around 7:30 in Newmarket.

Police say both the woman and her pet were pronounced dead at the scene.

They say the driver, a 50-year-old woman also from Newmarket, remained at the scene.

Investigators are asking anyone with information or video of the incident to contact them.