54-year-old motorcyclist dies in collision on St. Laurent Blvd

OTTAWA – A 54-year-old man died when his motorcycle collided with a other vehicle traveling in the same direction last Saturday on St. Laurent Boulevard near the OC Transpo Transit Way.

The fatal collision occurred at about 3:10 p.m. between a Yamaha Royal Star Venture motorcycle and a Dodge Caravan.

The driver of the motorcycle was ded on arrival in hospital. His 53–year-old female passenger sustained non-life threatening injuries. The 41-year-old male driver of the minivan was unharmed.

The name of the dead man is being withheld.

Detectives are trying to reconstruct the events of the collision.

Anyone who witnessed this collision is asked to call Detective Nigel Emaman of the Ottawa Police Service Traffic Collision Investigation Section at 613-236-1222, ext. 2481 or Crime Stoppers at 613-233-8477 (TIPS) or toll free at 1-800-222-8477.

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