Mission RCMP are investigating an accident on Thursday afternoon that saw a vehicle strike a teenage pedestrian.

Mission RCMP are investigating an accident on Thursday afternoon that saw a vehicle strike a teenage pedestrian.

UPDATE: Mission teen that was struck by vehicle, airlifted to hospital, expected to be fine say RCMP

Mission RCMP are investigating the incident that happened Thursday afternoon at the corner of Dewdney Trunk Road and Stave Lake Street.

UPDATED: Police now say the teenager, struck by a vehicle yesterday afternoon was riding a bicycle when the incident occurred.

The teen was struck by a vehicle on Thursday afternoon at the corner of Dewdney Trunk Road and Stave Lake Street, close to  Riverside College.

A medical helicopter was called in to take the teenager to BC Children’s Hospital. However, RCMP say the youth is expected to make a full recovery.

Mission RCMP have released few other details pending an investigation of the incident.

The driver of the vehicle remained on scene according to the RCMP.