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Man, 79, dies after being hit by vehicle in Markham

Last Updated Jun 19, 2018 at 1:46 pm EST

A 79-year-old man died after he was hit by a dump truck in the area of McCowan Road and Steeles Avenue on June 18, 2018. CITYNEWS/Hugues Cormier

A 79-year-old Toronto man died on Monday after he was hit by a vehicle in Markham.

York regional police were called to the area of McCowan Road and Steeles Avenue around 11:15 a.m.

Police say the man was hit by a dump truck.

He was pronounced dead at the scene.

The driver of the dump truck, a 56-year-old man from Toronto, was not injured.

Police are asking anyone who witnessed the incident or who may have dash-cam footage to contact them.