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Bystanders attend to man critically injured in east-end Ottawa motorcycle crash

Two people were taken to hospital, one with life-threatening injuries, following a motor vehicle collision Monday morning.
Two people were taken to hospital, one with life-threatening injuries, following a motor vehicle collision Monday morning. Nick Westoll / File / Global News

An early morning collision involving a motorcycle in Ottawa’s east end sent two people to hospital on Monday morning.

The Ottawa Paramedic Service says it received multiple calls at 8:38 a.m. about a collision between two vehicles at the intersection of Trim and Wall roads.

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Paramedics say a man was ejected from his motorcycle and received assistance from bystanders before emergency services personnel arrived on scene to stabilize him, later transporting him to a trauma centre with life-threatening injuries.

A woman also involved in the crash was treated for injuries on-scene and transported to the emergency department in stable condition.

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