47-year-old motorcyclist killed after collision with truck in Vaughan

Man killed after motorcycle, truck collision in Vaughan
WATCH ABOVE: Video of the scene of where a man killed after a motorcycle and truck collision in Vaughan.

York Regional Police say a motorcyclist is dead after a crash involving a truck in Vaughan, Ont., on Thursday morning.

Emergency crews were called to Keele Street, north of Langstaff Road, at around 6:14 a.m. for reports of a collision between a Kawasaki sports motorcycle and a barricade truck.

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Police said the rider of the motorcycle, a 47-year-old man from Vaughan, was taken to hospital and died from his injuries.

The driver of the truck was not injured.

Officers closed Keele Street from Langstaff Road to Gantner Gate for the investigation.

Anyone with information or video is asked to contact police at 1-866-876-5423 ext. 7704 or Crime Stoppers anonymously.

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A photo from the crash scene in Vaughan.
A photo from the crash scene in Vaughan. Bill Barker / Global News