E-Bike driver killed in Kingsville collision

(KINGSVILLE, ON) – On September 1, 2017, at approximately 12:30 a.m. the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) responded to a motor vehicle collision involving an E-Bike on Essex County Road 31 near Concession 6 East, in Kingsville, Ontario.

A black Chevrolet pickup truck traveling southbound on County Road 31 struck the E-Bike which was also traveling southbound. The man operating the E-Bike subsequently died at the scene from injuries sustained.

The deceased is believed to be an area migrant worker and has yet to be identified.

Police are asking if anyone has any information regarding this collision or the possible identity of this man to immediately contact the OPP at 1-888-310-1122.

Essex County Road 31 between Concession 5 East and Concession 6 East was closed for several hours as the OPP’s Technical Collision Investigators (TCI) completed the investigation.

Further details will be provided as they become available. The investigation is continuing.