A man has been rushed to hospital with life-threatening injuries after he was struck by a sanitation truck on Wednesday afternoon in downtown Toronto.
The man was struck near Richmond Street West and Augusta Avenue.
In a tweet, police said he was unconscious when emergency crews arrived.
No further details were immediately available.
Richmond St + Augusta Av
-Man struck by garbage truck
-He is unconscious
-Injuries appear serious
-Roads will be closed in area
-Emergency run planned#GO933967
— Toronto Police OPS (@TPSOperations) May 22, 2019