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Motorcyclist critically injured in Scarborough collision

A motorcyclist was rushed to the hospital with critical injuries late Sunday afternoon following a collision with a driver in Scarborough, say paramedics.

The crash happened shortly before 5 p.m. in the Bendale-Glen Andrew neighbourhood, near Ellesmere and Birkdale roads, east of Midland Avenue.

Toronto Paramedic Services told CP24 that they transported 18-year-old man to a trauma centre with life-threatening injuries. Police said that he was transported to the hospital via emergency run.

The driver of the vehicle was also taken to the hosital to be treated for non-life-threatening injuries.

Roads in the area remain closed as police investigate. Police are advising drivers to expect delays in the area and consider alternate routes.