A collision in downtown Ottawa on Monday night sent a man to hospital with life-threatening injuries, according to paramedics.

Paramedics responded to the collision at the intersection of Daly Avenue and Charlotte Street around 6:20 p.m., a spokesperson said.

Photos from the scene Monday night show police taping off the intersection with a damaged motorcycle and debris in the street.

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The paramedics spokesperson told Global News a man in his 30s was treated for “multi-system trauma,” including a head injury, on scene before being taken to a local trauma centre in critical condition.

Global News has reached out to Ottawa police for additional details on the collision and the man’s condition.

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Traffic on Charlotte Street between Besserer and Stewart streets was closed for four hours Monday night while police cleaned up the scene.


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