08/15/2013 06:01 EDT | Updated 10/15/2013 05:12 EDT

Cyclist suffers head trauma after vehicle collision

A male cyclist has been rushed to hospital with life-threatening injuries after a collision involving a vehicle late Thursday afternoon.

Police said the cyclist was transported to a local trauma centre with serious head trauma.

The accident happened near Dundas Street West and Manning Avenue at 4:15 p.m. ET.

The driver of the vehicle remained at the scene and traffic services has been called into investigate.

Dundas Street West is now closed both directions at Manning Avenue.