Ontario Provincial Police say a child is in critical condition after being struck by a vehicle while riding a bicycle near Hwy. 407 in Markham on Thursday.
Emergency services responded to a call about a child struck on Warden Ave. shortly after 4 p.m.
OPP Sgt. Kerry Schmidt described the child as a “pre-teen.”
The child was crossing the Hwy. 407 on-ramp from the northbound lanes of Warden Ave. eastbound when a vehicle struck.
The driver remained on scene and is cooperating with police, Schmidt said.
The ramp was closed due to the police investigation.
Anyone with information is asked to call police.