Man in critical condition after transit bus, car collide in Montreal West

Two people were injured, one critically, after a car collided with a transit bus in Montreal West this morning.

Montreal police say a man driving a convertible car collided with a city transit bus around 8 a.m. near the intersection of Avon Road and Westminster Avenue.

The driver of the car was taken to hospital with critical injuries.

A passenger on the bus was also treated for minor injuries, and the bus driver was treated for shock.

Investigators were on the scene to the determine the cause of the accident, and traffic was snarled for hours after the collision.

Police say streets are now reopened to traffic.