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Witnesses sought after woman seriously injured in Brampton hit-and-run





Peel police are appealing for witnesses after a woman was seriously injured in a hit-and-run in Brampton on Monday night.

The woman was rushed to a Toronto trauma centre in serious but not-life threatening condition, according to Brad Bowie, spokesperson for Peel Regional Paramedic Services.

Peel Regional Police said the woman was struck by a vehicle in the area of Bramalea Road and Steeles Avenue E. Police received a call about the collision at 10:13 p.m.

Vehicle did not remain on scene

The vehicle did not remain at the scene and police have not released a description of the vehicle or driver.

For much of the night, police had closed Bramalea, between Orenda Road and Steeles, and Steeles, between Melanie Drive and Advance Boulevard, as officers reconstructed the crash.

Roads were reopened around 5:30 a.m.

Peel police's major collision bureau is investigating.

Anyone on a bus, walking or driving in the area at the time and may have witnessed the collision or has relevant video is urged to call police at (905) 453-3311. 

Police said they are seeking information on the vehicle and the driver and their actions immediately before the pedestrian was struck. 

Anyone who may have been on a bus, walking or driving in the area of Bramalea/Steeles <a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/Brampton?src=hash&amp;ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw">#Brampton</a> at approximately 10pm &amp; may have witnessed or have video of this collision is asked to contact (905) 453-3311. Looking for any info on the vehicle/driver and actions prior to collision

&mdash;@PeelPoliceMedia

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