A pedestrian is dead after being struck by a car in North York. Paramedics say they were called just after 8:30 p.m. to the area of Avenue Road and Deloraine Avenue. They found a man without vital signs.

Toronto police confirmed that a 92-year-old man was struck while crossing the road in the middle of the block, and was pronounced dead on the scene.

Police are investigating. The northbound lanes of Avenue were blocked at Brooke Avenue. Motorists were advised to avoid the area.