Toronto

Woman in life-threatening condition after motorcycle crash involving vehicle in Rexdale

A female motorcyclist has been rushed to a trauma centre in life-threatening condition after a crash involving another vehicle in Rexdale.

Intersection of Albion Road and Islington Avenue closed as police investigate

Toronto police say they were called to the intersection of Albion Road and Islington Avenue around 9:40 p.m. Saturday for reports of a motoryclist lying on the roadway who appeared to be injured. (Gian-Paolo Mendoza/CBC)

A female motorcyclist has been rushed to a trauma centre in life-threatening condition after a crash involving another vehicle in Rexdale.

Toronto police say they were called to the intersection of Albion Road and Islington Avenue around 9:40 p.m. Saturday for reports that a motoryclist was lying on the roadway and appeared to be injured.

Officers arrived to find the woman with "significant injuries," Const. Allyson Douglas-Cook told CBC Toronto.

Her precise age is not yet known. 

The driver of the other vehicle is cooperating with police as they investigate, Douglas-Cook said.

Meanwhile, the intersection is closed.