BREAKING NEWS: Motorcyclist Pronounced Dead On Scene In Lakeshore Crash

A motorcyclist has died after crashing into a pole in Lakeshore.

It happened on East Ruscom River Rd. near Belle River just before 7pm Thursday night, according to OPP.

Police say the lone-rider of the motorcycle — whose name is being withheld until next of kin can be notified — was pronounced dead on scene.

East Ruscom River Rd road is closed from County Road 42 to County Road 2 while the OPP's Technical Collision Investigation Team looks into the cause of the crash.

Drivers are asked to avoid the area.

More to come.