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News Release: September 14, 2018

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Prepared by: Corporate Communications
Posted: September 14, 2018
Occurrence Type: Collision Involving a Motorcycle
Occurrence #: BA18046371
Date: Friday, September 14, 2018 - 6:53am

The Barrie Police Traffic Unit is investigating a collision involving a motorcycle in the City of Barrie.  

On Friday, September 15, 2018, just before 7:00 a.m., officers responded to a collision at the intersection of Essa Road and Burton Avenue, involving a motorcycle and car.   

The driver of the motorcycle, a 52-year-old man from Barrie, suffered serious injuries and was airlifted to a GTA hospital. The driver of the motor vehicle remained on scene and did not suffer any physical injuries.

The investigation is ongoing.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Constable Allport of the Barrie Police Service at 705-725-7025, ext. 2913, callport@barriepolice.ca or call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477), or leave an anonymous tip online at www.p3tips.com

Prepared by: Constable S. Bamford #7419
Occurrence: BA18046371