Senior pedestrian hospitalized after collision

94-year-old man suffered serious injuries after being hit on Seldon Road Tuesday.

Police vehicles at the scene of a pedestrian accident Tuesday morning.

Police vehicles at the scene of a pedestrian accident Tuesday morning.

A 94-year-old man was taken to hospital with serious injuries Tuesday morning after being struck while walking along Seldon Road.

Abbotsford Police Const. Paul Walker said the man was walking along Seldon Road, which connects Clayburn and Downes roads, when he was hit by a northbound City of Abbotsford van around 9 a.m.

The driver of the van remained on the scene and is co-operating with police, Walker said.

Collision reconstruction analysts were called to the scene and Seldon Road was expected to be closed for several hours.

Police are looking to speak to anyone who may have seen the collision, or the vehicle or the pedestrian prior to the accident. Anyone with information should call 604-859-5225 or text 222973 (abbypd).