UPDATE: The condition of a cyclist who was taken to hospital following a collision with a vehicle has been upgraded to non-life-threatening.
Victoria Police announced that shortly before 8 p.m. Thursday night, after earlier reporting the cyclist had life-threatening injuries.
Authorities say patrol officers were called shortly after 5 p.m. to the area of Gorge Road East and Bridge Street for a report of a collision between a cyclist and a vehicle.
The cyclist was transported to hospital.
Victoria Police says one lane of eastbound traffic remains closed on Gorge Road East, near Bridge Street.
UPDATE | Only one lane of eastbound traffic is closed on Gorge Road East. #yyjtraffic
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Police are asking for anyone with information, or video from the scene, to call the Victoria Police non-emergency line at 250-995-7654, or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.