Ontario Provincial Police say a male motorcyclist is dead after colliding with a dump truck on Hwy. 407 in Pickering.
Durham EMS responded to the call around 7:20 a.m. Monday on Hwy. 407 near Brock Rd.
The motorcyclist was pronounced dead at the scene, said OPP Sgt. Kerry Schmidt.
He’s been identified as a 38-year-old man from Whitby.
According to Schmidt, it appears the truck was entering into construction zone on median between the eastbound and westbound lanes.
The motorcycle approached from the rear.
— Sgt Kerry Schmidt (@OPP_HSD) July 9, 2018
All westbound lanes of the 407 were closed from Brock Rd. to York-Durham Line for the police investigation.