Crash involving taxi cab leaves man on life support

A taxi remains at the crash scene at 107th Street and 121st Avenue in north Edmonton after it was hit by a car. (Trevor Wilson/CBC News)

An Edmonton man is on life support after the taxi he was riding in was struck by a car earlier this morning.

At around 2:15 a.m. this morning a BMW crashed into the cab which contained four passengers at 107th Street and 121st Avenue.

All four passengers were taken to hospital, but one man sustained life-threatening injuries.

The two people in the BMW ran from the crash scene, but were tracked down and arrested by police dog handlers.

107th Street remains closed down to all traffic between 119 Avenue and 122 Avenue.