Police investigating after Caledon hit-and-run along Hwy 9 leaves cyclist injured

An Ontario Provincial Police patch. The Canadian Press file

Police are investigating after a hit-and-run collision in Caledon left one person hospitalized.

In a press release, Ontario Provincial Police said officers received a report of a serious collision along Highway 9, near Albion Trail, just after 7 a.m. on Wednesday.

Officers said a cyclist was hit by a gravel truck.

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According to police, the truck failed to remain at the scene.

The cyclist was air-lifted to a trauma centre, police said.

Police said officers are now searching for a dump truck with a tandem trailer (pup trailer) attached.

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Officers said the collision “remains under investigation.”

Anyone with information, or who may have dashcam footage, is asked to contact police or Crime Stoppers.

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