November 8, 2018 9:07 pm
Updated: November 8, 2018 10:53 pm

Woman in life-threatening condition after being struck by vehicle in Brampton, police say

Police advise to avoid James Potter Road between Creditview Road and Bonavista.

Nick Westoll / File / Global News

A 22-year-old woman was taken to hospital with life-threatening injuries after getting struck by a vehicle in Brampton on Thursday evening.

Peel police said they responded to a call of a collision on Creditview Road and James Potter Road just after 5:50 p.m.

A female pedestrian was transported from the scene to a trauma centre in life-threatening condition, police said. Peel police later tweeted that her condition had been downgraded to non-life threatening.

Officers say the driver of the vehicle remained on scene.

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No other details were provided about the victim or the cause of the crash.

Roads in the area were initially closed for the investigation, but they have since reopened, police said.

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