07/02/2015 07:31 EDT | Updated 07/02/2016 05:59 EDT

Motorcycle driver seriously injured after collision with vehicle

A collision on Montreal's South Shore has left a motorcycle driver in hospital with serious injuries.

The crash between the motorcycle and a car happened in Longueuil's Brossard district at around 1 a.m. Thursday on Taschereau Boulevard.

Investigators closed down the intersection of Taschereau Boulevard and Auteuil Avenue to figure out the cause of the crash.

Longueuil police say the driver of the car could be ticketed for several infractions. Police say the driver of the motorcycle is expected to survive.