July 2, 2019 3:25 pm

Man killed in dirt bike accident in Cavan Monaghan Township

Peterborough police say a 49-year-old man died after he was ejected from his dirt bike on July 1.

Harrison Perkins

A man from Peel Region has died from injuries sustained in a dirt bike collision in Cavan Monaghan Township.

Peterborough police said it happened on Monday at about 4:30 p.m. on Fire Route 101, south of Fire Route 2.

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The lone male rider was ejected and sustained serious injuries.

Police say he died in hospital.

He’s identified as Olexandr Prokopenko, 49, of Peel Region.

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