02/17/2015 05:00 EST | Updated 04/19/2015 05:59 EDT

Elderly pedestrian hit by pickup truck in Montreal North

A man in his 70s is in serious condition after he was hit by a pickup truck in Montreal North.

It happened just before 1 p.m. on St-Michel Boulevard between Legendre Street and É​mile-Journault Avenue.

Police said the man was crossing the street between two intersections.

Northbound St-Michel Boulevard remains closed between Émile-Journault Avenue and Louvain Street as police are on the scene.