A pedestrian was hit by a car early Thursday morning in Montreal’s Rivière-des-Prairies-Pointe-aux-Trembles borough, according to police.
Montreal police say a 42-year-old woman was walking along Maurice-Duplessis Boulevard and attempted to cross the street at Armand-Bombardier Boulevard.
A vehicle travelling southbound on the street had a green light and wasn’t able to stop in time to avoid the woman, police say.
The woman has been taken to hospital in critical condition.
The driver, a 41-year-old man, was treated for shock by paramedics at the scene.
The Montreal police collision squad is on the scene, and the intersection remains closed.