Fatal motorcycle accident on West Island

A 27-year-old man has died after he was involved in a motorcycle accident on the West Island early Friday morning.

According to police it happened at the corner of Saint-Jean and Brunswick in Pointe-Claire at about 3:00 A.M.

Investigators believe the man was speeding and ran a red light just moments before his motorcycle collided with the side of a van.

The driver of the van and his passenger were not injured.

Police have closed Saint-Jean between Labrosse and Highway 40 and Brunswick between Saint-Jean and Selkirk indefinitely.