Cyclist in critical condition after collision

A cyclist is in hospital in critical condition after a collision in Vancouver early Friday morning.

A cyclist is in hospital in critical condition after a collision in Vancouver early Friday morning.

Police say a car and cyclist collided at the intersection of E. 12th Avenue and St. George Street at about 5 a.m. PT.

The cyclist, a man in his 30s, was taken to hospital with serious injuries. The driver of the sedan was not injured.

Police say it is not clear what caused the crash.

E. 12th Avenue was closed to traffic for several hours following the accident.

Anyone who witnessed the collision is asked to call the VPD Collision Investigation Unit at 604-717-3012.