Police are investigating cyclist/motor vehicle collision in Dartmouth.



Police are investigating a cyclist/motor vehicle collision that occurred on Windmill Road in Dartmouth earlier this morning.

At approximately 10:40 a.m. police responded to a report of a cyclist/motor vehicle collision near the intersection of Windmill Road and Geary Street in Dartmouth.  A Halifax Water Commission truck driven by a 59-year-old Halifax man struck a female cyclist who was traveling South bound on the west sidewalk Windmill Road. The cyclist, a 64-year-old Dartmouth woman was taken to hospital with life-threatening injuries.

Alderney Drive between Wyse Road and Queen Street is closed to traffic.

Investigators from the Accident investigation Section are on scene and continuing to investigate the collision.