Woman dies in hospital after being struck by vehicle in Newmarket

NEWMARKET

A pedestrian has been struck and killed in Newmarket.

York Regional Police were called to the Stonehaven Avenue and Best Circle area around 7:30 p.m. Thursday evening.

A woman was found without vital signs when officers arrived.

She was rushed to hospital, where she was pronounced dead.

The driver of the vehicle involved remained at the scene.

Roads in the area are expected to remain closed for several hours as the police investigation continues.