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Crash kills motorcycle rider

One man is dead following a single vehicle crash involving a motorcycle on Highway 3 just east of Osoyoos.

The incident occurred about 6:15 Monday evening.

Police say the motorcycle went off the road to the right and the rider was ejected.

The driver succumbed to his injuries.

RCMP say the road was bare and dry at the time of the crash.

The RCMP South Okanagan Traffic Services and BC Coroners Services are investigating the collision.

The deceased, from Osoyoos, has not been identified.


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