A man in his 60s is in critical condition after being struck by a vehicle while riding his bike in Leaside.

The incident occurred on Banff Road, in the Bayview Avenue and Eglinton Avenue East area, at around 11:30 p.m. on Wednesday.

The cyclist was rushed to hospital with life-threatening head injuries.

Toronto police said the victim was not wearing a bike helmet.

Traffic Services are investigating, but no charges are expected to be laid.