Motorcyclist killed in collision with SUV

Driver succumbed to injuries early Thursday morning in West Shore accident.

A motorcyclist was killed in a two-vehicle collision on Millstream Road early Thursday morning.

First responders were called to the scene near Stewart Mountain Road in Highlands at approximately 7:30 a.m.

The driver of the motorcycle was involved in a collision with a SUV and was taken to hospital by ambulance where he later succumbed to his injuries.

The cause of the collision remains under investigation. The area of Millstream Road, near Stewart Mountain Road, was closed to traffic until this afternoon but has now reopened.

Anyone with information is asked to contact West Shore RCMP at 1-800-222-8477.

Another crash involving a motorcyclist occured in Highlands on Friday at around 8:30 p.m. A motorcyclist and a car collided around a blind corner on Ross Durrance Road, a winding road with a 25 km/h posted speed limit. All parties were able to walk away from the collision without any injuries.

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