Motorcyclist killed after collision with minivan near Gravenhurst

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(GRAVENHURST, ON) – Bracebridge Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) officers responded to a two-vehicle collision that occurred on Muskoka Road 169 near Readman Road in Gravenhurst, ON just after 6:00 p.m. this evening, Saturday, July 15, 2017, involving a minivan and a motorcycle. Muskoka EMS responded quickly to the collision scene and the male party operating the motorcycle was transported to the hospital where he was pronounced dead.

No one else was injured and the identification of the deceased is being withheld pending notification of the next-of-kin.

Muskoka Road 169 is currently closed in that area and traffic is being rerouted onto Musquash Road.

Police are continuing the investigation with the assistance of the OPP Technical Traffic Collision Investigation Unit and ask that anyone with information please contact Bracebridge OPP at 1-888-310-1122 or call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477. You can submit your information online at if you have any information on this crime or any other crime. Crime Stoppers does not subscribe to call display and you will remain anonymous. Being anonymous, you will not testify in court and your information may lead to a cash reward of up to $2,000.