July 19, 2019 6:29 am
Updated: July 19, 2019 11:54 am

Motorcyclist dead after crash in Etobicoke

A photo from the scene of the collision in Etobicoke.

Adam Dabrowski / Global News

A motorcyclist has died after colliding with a van in Etobicoke Thursday night, Toronto police say.

Emergency crews were called to the area of Dundas Street West and Chestnut Hill Crescent, near Islington Avenue just before 10:45 p.m.

Police said the motorcyclist suffered serious life-threatening injuries from the collision.

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The 26-year-old motorcyclist was later pronounced dead, officers said.

Police said the driver of the van was not injured.

The reconstruction team will be investigating the crash, although no charges have been laid yet.

— With files from The Canadian Press.


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