12/10/2013 09:15 EST | Updated 02/09/2014 05:59 EST

Elderly man airlifted after Mississauga crash

An 87-year-old man is in hospital in critical condition after being struck by a car on Burnhamthorpe Road in Mississauga. 

The man, who has not been identified, was the only victim and was airlifted to a Toronto hospital, according to Peel Regional Police. 

The westbound lanes of Burnhamthorpe are closed pending an investigation.