Burlington crash involving motorcyclist closes road


Published October 27, 2021 at 5:23 pm

A rural highway near Burlington was closed on Wednesday afternoon (Oct. 27) after a serious collision that left a motorcyclist in critical condition.

All lanes of Hwy. 8 are closed after the two-vehicle collision, according to Ministry of Transportation real-time data. The Ontario Provincial Police reported that a 27-year-old Cambridge, Ont., man on a motorcycle collided with a vehicle, which appeared to be a black SUV.

Officers with the Burlington OPP are investingating the crash. Closures several hours long often result if a collision restruction specialist is added to the investigation.

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