09/02/2015 06:42 EDT | Updated 09/02/2016 01:12 EDT

Pedestrian struck while crossing Highway 15 in Laval

A pedestrian struck by at least two different vehicles in Laval Tuesday night is in critical condition in hospital.

Police say the person was struck while trying to cross on foot at the intersection of Highway 15 and the ramp leading onto Highway 440, shortly after 8 p.m.

The ramp onto Highway 440 was closed for a period as specialists with la Sûreté du Québec (SQ) traffic unit investigated the accident.