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Motorcyclist critically injured in south Ottawa crash

A motorcyclist was flown to hospital in critical condition following a collision with a transport truck Tuesday afternoon.

Police investigating collision involving motorcyclist and transport truck

Officers attended the crash on Dalmeny Road Tuesday evening that involved this transport truck and a motorcycle. (CBC)

A motorcyclist was flown to hospital in critical condition following a collision with a transport truck Tuesday afternoon.

The crash happened on Dalmeny Road between Nixon Drive and Gordon Murdock Road in the far south end of Ottawa, near Osgoode.

The victim, who suffered multi-system trauma, was taken to the Ottawa Hospital's Civic campus trauma unit in an Ornge air ambulance, according to paramedics.

Police closed a section of Dalmeny Road Tuesday, and it reopened at about 5 a.m. Wednesday.

No other information was available.

The collision investigation unit is looking into the incident.