04/08/2014 06:03 EDT | Updated 06/08/2014 05:59 EDT

Boy, 12, suffers life-threatening injuries in collision

A 12-year-old boy has been rushed to hospital with life-threatening injuries after being struck by a vehicle on Tuesday.

Toronto police say the collision happened at Danforth Road and Linden Avenue, just before 4 p.m.

The collision remains under investigation. The intersection is expected to remain closed for the next few hours.