03/27/2015 09:47 EDT | Updated 05/27/2015 05:59 EDT

Pedestrian dead after being hit by car in Scarborough

A pedestrian was been struck by a car and killed in west Scarborough on Friday night.

Toronto EMS officials said the collision took place near Eglinton Avenue East and Victoria Park Avenue just before 9 p.m. He was pronounced dead at the scene, officials said.

Police advised motorists to expect delays in the area as the investigation continues.

A coroner is set to attend the scene tonight.