Severn Township crash claims the life of a motorcyclist

Michael Ives of Victoria Harbour was pronounced dead on scene

A man is dead following a motorcycle crash in Severn Township.

The OPP were called to a crash on Upper Big Chute Road near Quarry Road around 11 a.m. Friday. Investigators say the motorcycle was southbound when a moving truck turned left onto Quarry Road. The motorcycle struck the truck.

Police say 62-year-old Michael Ives of Victoria Harbour was pronounced dead on scene. The investigation in the circumstances leading to the crash continues.