10/03/2012 06:22 EDT | Updated 12/03/2012 05:12 EST

Teen hit by car in Toronto's east end

Toronto police are investigating after a teenage boy was hit by a car in the city's east end.

The collision happened late Wednesday afternoon at Kingston and Brimley roads.

Police say the teen suffered serious, life-threatening injuries.

Traffic service officers are at the scene. The investigation is ongoing and is expected to cause delays for several hours.