A 65-year-old man has died after being struck by a vehicle while walking his dog in the Kennedy Road and Linkdale Road area of Brampton.

Police say the man was walking along Centre Street on the sidewalk on Tuesday afternoon when a vehicle mounted the curb, hitting him and his dog.

The man was without vital signs when emergency crews arrived on the scene.

The dog also died in the collision.

Police say the 77-year-old driver remained at the scene. There has been no word on charges.

The investigation is ongoing.