TORONTO – Durham Police say a man is dead after the motorcycle he was driving collided with a SUV.
Officers responded to the crash on Rossland Rd. E at Salem Rd. N in Ajax just before 11 p.m. on Thursday.
Witnesses say a late model Yamaha Sport bike collided with a Ford Explorer, which rolled over before ending up in a ditch.
The 22-year-old driver of the motorcycle was taken to a local hospital and then to a trauma centre in Toronto, where he died.
There are no other reported injuries.
Police are asking anyone with information to come forward and call D/Cst. Bryson of the Traffic Services Branch at 1-888-579-1520 ext. 5255, or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) or online at http://www.durhamregionalcrimestoppers.ca.