Cyclist injured in collision with car

Gatineau police are investigating after a cyclist and a car collided Saturday afternoon in the city's Pointe-Gatineau neighbourhood.

The man is in stable condition, police say

Gatineau police are investigating after a cyclist was injured in a collision with a car on June 23, 2018. (Radio-Canada)

Gatineau police are investigating a collision involving a car and a bicycle Saturday afternoon in the city's Pointe-Gatineau neighbourhood.

Officers were called to the scene of the crash at Gréber Boulevard and Pointe-Gatineau Street at around 4:30 p.m.

Police say the cyclist, a man between the ages of 30 and 40, was thrown from his bike.

He was rushed to hospital with injuries to his back and legs.

On Sunday morning, police reported that he is in stable condition. 

The driver of the car remained at the scene, police said.

As of 6 p.m., a stretch of Gréber Boulevard near the scene of the collision remained closed for the investigation.

Corrections

  • An earlier version of this story said the cyclist collided with a motorcycle rather than a car.
    Jun 23, 2018 9:07 PM ET