Motorcyclist dies after crash in St. Catharines

A St. Catharines man has died after a car and motorcycle collided on Bunting Road near Dieppe.

Police say a 29 year old man was speeding along Bunting Road on a 2004 Yamaha R6 just before 7 p.m. on Friday, August 10th. At the same time, a Toyota Corolla driven by a 27 year old St. Catharines woman exited a parking lot. The two crashed, throwing the motorcyclist to the ground.

He was pronounced deceased at the scene. The driver of the car suffered minor injuries.

The Coroner's Office and Niagara Regional Police Collision Reconstruction Unit continue to investigate.