Emergency crews at the scene of a collision at View and Cook streets on Aug. 13, 2018.

Emergency crews at the scene of a collision at View and Cook streets on Aug. 13, 2018.

UPDATE: VicPD announced late Monday night that the motorcyclist had died as a result of injuries sustained in the crash.

Two people have taken to hospital Monday evening after a collision between a car and a motorcycle at View and Cook streets.

Victoria police said both the motorcyclist and someone in the car were transported to hospital. The motorcyclist has life-threatening injuries.

The collision occurred just before 5 p.m.

Traffic is being rerouted around the intersection, which is closed. Victoria police said Cook Street is also shut down between Fort and Yates streets as they investigate. A collision reconstruction team is at the intersection.

 

More to come. 

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