Police say a serious motorcycle crash on Tuesday afternoon in east Hamilton sent an 18-year-old local man to hospital with “critical” injuries.
Investigators say the crash happened just before 2:30 p.m. and involved a Suzuki motorcycle and a Ford commercial van at the intersection of Main Street East & Province Street South in the city’s east end.
It’s believed the rider of the Suzuki was westbound on main when he collided with the southbound van driven by a 36-year-old male from Barrie, Ontario.
A collision reconstruction team say they have yet to rule out any factor in the investigation and are asking any witnesses to reach out to Hamilton police.
A serious motorcycle collision in the area of Main St E and Graham Ave N in #HamOnt has affected traffic in the area.
One person been taken to hospital.
Main is closed between Graham and Park Road. Please avoid the area.
— Hamilton Police (@HamiltonPolice) September 14, 2021
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