The victim was struck following a vehicle accident in front of a nearby Esso station. It was not immediately clear if he was a pedestrian or an occupant of the vehicle. (CBC)

A man is dead after being struck by a vehicle near the Allen Expressway and Sheppard Avenue West. 

The victim was riding a bicycle when he was struck in front of a nearby Esso station. He was not breathing when emergency personnel arrived, shortly before 10 a.m., and attempted resuscitation. 

He died after being rushed to a nearby trauma centre, according to Toronto police. His name and age have not been determined.