10/21/2013 09:52 EDT | Updated 12/21/2013 05:12 EST

Cyclist taken to trauma centre after collision

A cyclist suffered serious head injuries when he was struck by a vehicle on Monday night.

Paramedics were called to the scene of the collision at Finch Avenue East and Morningside Avenue at 7:14 p.m., a Toronto EMS spokesperson said.

The patient, a male in his 40s, was taken to a local trauma centre.

The TTC reported that its 133 Neilson buses were diverting as a result of the collision.