WELLAND, Ont. — A motorcyclist is dead following a head-on crash Wednesday evening in Welland, Ont.
Niagara Region police the 47-year-old man was riding his Harley-Davidson behind a group of six other motorcyclists when he decided to pass them.
But as he entered the oncoming lane (on Moyer Rd.), he crashed head-on into an SUV driven by a 72-year-old Welland woman.
Police say the motorcycle rider suffered fatal injuries and was pronounced dead at the scene.
The driver of the SUV was airlifted to a Hamilton Hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.
This crash remains under investigation and no names have been released.