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1 dead, 1 injured following motorcycle crash in Cramahe Township: Northumberland OPP

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Motorcyclist dies following crash in Cramahe Township: Northumberland OPP
Northumberland OPP say one person died and another was injured following a motorcycle crash on Wednesday afternoon. The incident occurred along County Road 21, between Castleton and Colborne. OPP say the motorcyclist was pronounced deceased at the scene while a passenger was taken to hospital with unknown injuries. The cause of the crash remains under investigation – Aug 18, 2022

Northumberland OPP say a motorcyclist died following a crash in Cramahe Township on Wednesday afternoon.

Around 2:35 p.m., officers responded to reports of a single vehicle crash involving a motorcycle along County Road 21 in the area of Walker Road, about midway between Castleton and Colborne.

Police say the motorcyclist was pronounced dead at the scene. A passenger on the motorcycle was taken to hospital with unknown injuries, OPP stated at 5 p.m.

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County Road 21 between Walker Road and Pogue Road is closed as OPP investigate.

On Thursday morning, OPP identified the victim as Patrick Lamping, 78, of Lavoy, Alta.

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OPP are appealing to witnesses to contact them at 1-888-310-1122.

 

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