Motorcyclist killed in head-on crash in Brant County

Police respond to a motorcycle crash in Brant County on Sept. 18, 2020

Provincial police continue to investigate Friday’s fatal motorcycle crash in Brant County.

The motorcycle and a second vehicle collided around 3 p.m. at the intersection of Brant County Road 18 and No. 6 School Road.

The motorcyclist was pronounced dead at the scene.

The driver of the other vehicle and a child were taken to hospital as a precaution.

“So far the investigation has revealed that the motorcyclist was travelling southbound on Brant County Road 18 when the operator [of the second vehicle] crossed over to the northbound lanes, colliding head-on with the SUV,” said Const. Ed Sanchuk.

OPP are still investigating the circumstances leading up to the crash.

#OPP investigating fatal #motorcycle collision at Brant County Road 18 at No 6 School Road @BrantCommunity. Rider pronounced deceased at scene. Road closures in effect. Updates to be provided when they become available. #BrantOPP ^es pic.twitter.com/s0EBT4rGdU

— OPP West Region (@OPP_WR) September 18, 2020