Police identify man killed in motorcycle crash in Oshawa on Saturday – durhamregion.com

Police identify man killed in motorcycle crash in Oshawa on Saturday - durhamregion.com
Motorcyclist in his 20s dead after crash in Oshawa
Emergency crews were called to  Simcoe Street North near Beatrice Street East at about 12:40 p.m. on Oct. 12.

Police say a red Kawasaki motorcycle driven by Jones was traveling south on Simcoe Street when it collided with a silver Dodge Caravan that was exiting a plaza.

Police say the young man was travelling southbound on Simcoe Street North, driving a Kawasaki motorcycle, when he was struck by a Dodge Caravan exiting a plaza on the west side of the same street. 

Simcoe Street was closed between Byng Avenue and Robert Street for several hours and re-opened at about 6:30 p.m. on Saturday.

It is a priority for CBC to create a website that is accessible to all Canadians including people with visual, hearing, motor and cognitive challenges.

Anyone with information or who witnessed the collision is asked to call Durham Regional Police at 905-579-1520 ext. 5226 or make an anonymous tip to Durham Regional Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477

Durham police responded to a collision between a Kawasaki motorcycle and a Dodge Caravan on Simcoe Street near Beatrice Street around 12:40 p.m.

Anyone with information is asked to call Detective Constable Limb of the DRPS Traffic Services Branch at 1-888-579-1520 ext. 5226.  Anonymous information can be sent to Durham Regional Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.

Police say the motorcycle was travelling southbound on Simcoe Street North and the Caravan was exiting a plaza, heading north on Simcoe from the west side when the motorcycle struck the van on the driver’s side.

The 24-year-old motorcyclist was airlifted to a local hospital in life-threatening condition where he was later pronounced dead. The driver of the van was not hurt and police say he is cooperating with investigators.

Notice: Your email may not yet have been verified. Please check your email, click the link to verify your address, and then submit your comment. If you cant find this email, access your profile editor to re-send the confirmation email. You must have a verified email to submit a comment. Once you have done so, check again.

The collision happened in the area of Simcoe Street North and Beatrice Street, shortly after 12:30 p.m. on Saturday.

Weve sent an email with instructions to create a new password. Your existing password has not been changed.

You have activated your account, please feel free to browse our exclusive contests, videos and content.

You have activated your account, please feel free to browse our exclusive contests, videos and content.