06/26/2012 09:49 EDT | Updated 08/26/2012 05:12 EDT

Elderly woman struck by scooter in west end

An elderly woman was seriously injured Tuesday morning when she was hit by a scooter.

The collision happened just before 7 a.m. near Denison Avenue, near Spadina Avenue and Dundas Street West.

The woman, who is believed to be in her 70s or 80s, was taken to hospital with a head wound.

The driver of the scooter was treated on scene.

Police are investigating.