A motorcyclist has suffered life threatening injuries after a collision in Nanaimo.

According to the RCMP the bike hit a car that was attempting to make a left turn onto Needham.

The morotorcyclist, a 54 year old man from Duncan, was airlifted to Vancouver.

The investigation is ongoing.

Nicol St. was closed for 4 hours while police conducted their investigation following the crash that happened around ten to 6 this morning (Mon).
Alcohol and drugs are not believed to be a factor.