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Cyclist in Toronto killed in collision with streetcar

The scene of a fatal collision involving a cyclist and a TTC streetcar in Toronto on Friday morning.

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A cyclist was killed in a collision with a streetcar in Toronto on Friday morning.

The man was riding a bicycle at Spadina Avenue and Lake Shore Boulevard West just before 7:30 a.m. ET when the crash happened.

He was pronounced dead at the scene, said Constable Isabelle Cotton. Initial reports said the man was trapped under the streetcar.

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The area was closed to traffic for three hours as part of the police investigation.

The man's identity has not been released.

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