10/01/2013 11:53 EDT | Updated 12/01/2013 05:12 EST

Elderly woman on scooter struck, killed by transport truck

An elderly woman has died after being struck on her scooter by a transport truck.

Toronto police say they were called to the scene of a collision at Gerrard Street East and Carlaw Avenue shortly after 10 a.m.

Police say the woman was moving north in the curb lane on Carlaw Avenue when she was struck.

The collision remains under investigation.

The name of the victim has not yet been released.