TORONTO -- Toronto police say a man crashed his blue Lamborghini convertible while rushing past a streetcar, leaving his female passenger critically hurt.

They say the 42-year-old man accelerated past the streetcar in the curb lane of Queen Street East on Wednesday.

The Lamborghini side-swiped the streetcar, then hit two parked cars.

The driver was slightly hurt but the 29-year-old woman with him sustained life-threatening injuries.

The investigation is ongoing.

Police are appealing for witnesses or anyone with dashcam footage to contact them.

This report by The Canadian Press was first published May 13, 2021.