Collingwood man recovering in hospital after motorcycle accident


On August 23, 2016 at 6:28 p.m., Grey County OPP responded to a serious collision on Grey Rd. 17 in the Township of Georgian Bluffs involving a motorcycle and a mini-van.

Investigation revealed that a Harley Davidson motorcycle was travelling southbound on Grey Rd. 17 when a northbound Dodge Caravan made a left turn in front of the motorcycle in an effort to enter a private driveway.

The motorcyclist, a 42-year Collingwood man, was air lifted to a London Hospital with life-threatening injuries.  He is listed in stable condition.

The driver of the Caravan, a 60-year old female from Georgian Bluffs, was not injured.

Grey County EMS and the Inter-Township Fire Department assisted at the scene.

Grey County OPP, with the assistance of the OPP Technical Traffic Collision Investigation Unit, continue to investigate the collision.  Charges are pending.

Anyone with information which may assist is asked to contact the OPP at 1-888-310-1122.  Should you wish to remain anonymous, you can call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS)


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