An elderly female pedestrian who was struck by a van in downtown Toronto on Wednesday night has died.
The 79 year old was struck by the vehicle on King Street, near Ontario street shortly after 8.p.m.
She was transported to hospital with life threatening injuries where she died on Thursday morning.
The driver of the van, a 61 year old man remained at the scene.
King Street between Sherbourne and Berkeley streets was closed for several hours on Wednesday night to allow for an investigation.