A pedestrian was struck and killed by a driver in Mississauga early Friday, Peel police say.
The collision happened in the area of Eglinton and Metcalfe avenues shortly before 6:15 a.m.
The pedestrian, who paramedics said was a man in his 40s, was rushed to a local hospital, where he was pronounced dead.
The woman behind the wheel of the vehicle remained at the scene and is co-operating with investigators, police said.
According to Peel police Const. Donna Carlson, the man was crossing Eglinton Avenue mid-block when he was struck in a live lane of traffic.
Surrounding roads have been closed for the police investigation and drivers are advised to avoid the area.