July 4, 2019 10:49 am
Updated: July 5, 2019 6:21 am

Motorcycle, school bus collide in Scarborough: police

The scene of the Scarborough crash on Thursday morning.

Global News

Toronto police say a motorcycle and a school bus were involved in a crash in Scarborough on Thursday morning that left the motorcyclist with potentially life-threatening injuries.

Authorities said they received a call shortly after 9 a.m. for reports of a crash in the area of Pharmacy and Lawrence avenues.

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Police said the 55-year-old motorcyclist was riding a Yamaha motorcycle north on Pharamacy Avenue, when the school bus, operated by a 62-year-old woman, turned left onto the path of where the motorcyclist was.

Investigators said the victim was seriously injured in the crash and rushed to a trauma centre, while there were no injuries reported on the bus.

It is unclear if children were on the bus at the time of the collision.

No charges have been laid in the incident, though the investigation is ongoing.

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