Motorcyclist killed in Thanksgiving Monday collision: Ottawa police

The exterior of the Ottawa Police Service headquarters. Nick Westoll / File / Global News

Ottawa police say a motorcyclist died after a crash in the city’s south end on Monday morning.

The force says the collision occurred around 6:40 a.m. at the intersection of Bank Street and St. Paul Avenue, in the area of the South Keys Shopping Centre.

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The motorcycle was the only vehicle involved in the crash.

The driver, a 49-year-old man, was taken to hospital and later pronounced dead, according to a police spokesperson.

The investigation is ongoing. The victim’s identity has not yet been released.

— With files from Canadian Press


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