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Motorcycle crash near Listowel claims life of North Perth man

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NORTH PERTH – The Perth County OPP are investigating a single-vehicle crash near Listowel that has claimed the life of a North Perth man.

At approximately 11:35 a.m. on May 17, Perth County OPP, Perth County Paramedic Services and the North Perth Fire Department responded to the crash involving a motorcycle on Line 87, just east of Road 176.

The driver of the motorcycle was pronounced dead at the scene. Police have identified the driver as 21-year-old Jordan Sinclair Hill of North Perth.

A post-mortem examination is scheduled to take place on Sunday, May 18.

Line 187 between Road 175 and 176 was closed for a time, but the road has since been reopened.

Perth County OPP say the West Region OPP Traffic Incident Management and Enforcement Team is assisting with the crash investigation.

Police are asking anyone who may have witnessed the crash to call Perth County OPP ay 1-888-310-1122 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.