TORONTO – A female cyclist is in hospital with life-threatening injuries after being hit by a truck in downtown Toronto Wednesday morning.
The incident happened about 7:25 a.m. near the intersection of Spadina and Dundas Street.
The cyclist was pinned under the vehicle for a period of time but emergency crews managed to pull her out using a jack and air bags.
Toronto EMS say the 25-year-old cyclist was transported to hospital with life-threatening injuries to her legs and pelvis.
INTERVIEW: Acting District Fire Chief Colin Giffin provides an update.