June 7, 2013 2:38 pm

Motorcyclist dies in head-on crash near Peace River

A motorcyclist dies in head-one collision with semi truck near Peace River, Thursday, June 6, 2013.

RCMP, supplied

Edmonton – A man is dead after the motorcycle he was driving crashed into a semi truck Thursday afternoon near Peace River

RCMP say the 56-year-old biker crossed the centre line on Highway 2 near North Harmon Valley Road, then collided with a semi.

The man died at the scene.

Investigators are trying to figure out why the motorbike crossed the centre line, although alcohol and road conditions aren’t believed to be a factor.

Peace River is 500 kilometers northwest of Edmonton.

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