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(HALDIMAND COUNTY, ON) – The Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) Haldimand County Detachment is investigating a fatal collision involving a motorcycle that occurred at a Haldimand Road 53, Selkirk, Haldimand County, Ontario address.

On Thursday, August 31, 2017, at 8:19 a.m., OPP, Haldimand County Fire Services and Haldimand County paramedics responded to Haldimand Road 53 and Concession 2 Walpole after a citizen noticed a motorcycle and an unresponsive male in the field on the east side of Haldimand Road 53.

The male suffered life-threatening injuries and was pronounced deceased at the scene.

The name of the deceased is not being released at this time.

Traffic Collision Investigators (TCI) is attending the scene to assist with the investigation.

The following road closures are in effect while investigators are on scene:

  • Haldimand Road 53 is closed at Concession 3 Road
  • Erie Street North is closed at Main Street
  • Concession 2 Walpole is closed at Cheapside Road

An update will be provided once information becomes available and is confirmed.

OPP are appealing to anyone who may have witnessed the collision or have any information to contact them at 1-888-310-1122.