September 16, 2018 10:03 am
Updated: September 16, 2018 10:04 am

78-year-old man dies in crash between truck and e-bike in Prince Edward County: OPP

An OPP cruiser is seen at the service's Toronto detachment.

Nick Westoll / Global News

PICTON, Ont. – Provincial police say a man is dead following a collision between a truck and an e-bike in eastern Ontario.

Police say the head-on collision occurred late Saturday afternoon on a county road in Prince Edward County.

OPP say 78-year-old Ralph Chantrill of Athol, Ont., was pronounced dead at the scene.

A 50-year-old man from Belleville, Ont., is charged with dangerous operation of a motor vehicle causing death.

He is scheduled for a bail hearing in Picton, Ont., court on Sunday.

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