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Car crashes into Surrey storefront, hits cyclist near City Hall

Police now investigating if a medical emergency may have played a part in the crash.
Police now investigating if a medical emergency may have played a part in the crash. Global News

Surrey RCMP are investigating after a car hit a cyclist, then crashed into a storefront near City Hall Saturday night.

It happened at 104th Ave and University Dr just before 6 p.m.

Mounties said the driver, an elderly man, was seen “accelerating” through the intersection.

Read more: 2 taken to hospital after collision in Surrey, offending driver flees on foot

The car took out a street sign, before crashing into a person on a bike near the entrance of a fast food restaurant.

RCMP said the cyclist was transported to hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

The driver of the vehicle was also taken to hospital for minor injuries.

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Police said the driver is cooperating.

RCMP now investigating if a medical emergency may have played a role in the crash.