06/29/2015 08:56 EDT | Updated 06/29/2016 05:59 EDT

Cyclist killed after pole topples in collision of 2 cars

A cyclist was killed Monday evening and another was in serious but not life-threatening condition after an accident involving two cars and a pole, York Regional Police said.

The two cars collided  just after 6 p.m. and struck the pole on Dufferin Street between Steeles Avenue West and Glen Shields Avenue, police said in a statement.

The two cyclists were riding by when that happened. 

One cyclist was killed when the pole fell, and the other seriously injured.

Two people in one of the cars were transported to hospital with minor injuries.

One person in the other vehicle was taken to hospital with minor injuries.