A 22-year-old man is in critical condition after a collision on the West Island last night.

According to Montreal police, witnesses said the young man went through a red light at about 3 a.m. while heading southbound on St-Charles Boulevard in Kirkland.

His car collided with a transport truck and the 22-year-old was rushed to hospital.

Police Const. Danny Richer said the truck driver was not injured.