10/18/2014 13:23 EDT | Updated 12/18/2014 05:59 EST

Pedestrian struck and killed in Caledon

A pedestrian is dead after being hit by a vehicle in Caledon, northwest of Toronto.

OPP say it happened just before 1 a.m. on Shaw's Creek Road, just south of Highpoint Side Road.

Officers say the victim is Kenneth Carr of Caledon.

Police said it's not clear what the 62-year-old was doing at the time, adding it's a very dark stretch of rural road.

The driver stayed on the scene and is co-operating with the investigation, police said.