03/10/2013 11:50 EDT | Updated 05/10/2013 05:12 EDT

Cyclist hit by car near Bloor and Lansdowne

A cyclist was rushed to a trauma centre after being struck by a car near Bloor Street and Lansdowne Avenue in the early hours of Sunday morning.

Toronto police say the collision happened just after 4 a.m. ET.

A section of Bloor Street, between Lansdowne Avenue and St. Helens Avenue, was shut down for several hours as police investigated the collision.