Leamington man victim in Amherstburg motorcycle crash
A Leamington man is dead after a crash involving a vehicle and a motorcycle in Amherstburg.
It happened on County Road 8 at Concession 6 Road North/Broderick around 2 p.m. Monday.
Amherstburg police say the collision involved a Toyota Corolla and a 2013 Harley Davidson.
Police confirm the driver of the motorcycle, a 48-year-old man from Leamington, was killed in the crash.
No names have been released.
When emergency services personnel arrived on scene, they found people who had come across the collision scene tending to the badly injured motorcycle rider.
"Police would like to sincerely thank those motorists who were in the area and stopped to attempt to save a life," said Const. Steve Owen, one of the investigating officers from the Amherstburg Police Service. "Your efforts were heroic."
A post-mortem is scheduled for Tuesday.
The investigation continues.