Car Accidents

South Edmonton motorcycle collision: 25-year-old dead after crash with minivan

car accident lawyer

Incident Details

Edmonton, AB – A 25-year-old motorcyclist died late Tuesday night after his motorcycle collided with a minivan in south Edmonton.

The accident occurred at approximately 10:58 p.m. on Connors Road and 90 Street. According to the Edmonton Police Service (EPS), the motorcyclist, riding a 2009 Suzuki GSXR750, was traveling eastbound at high speed, passing several vehicles before hitting a 2005 Toyota Sienna, driven by a 42-year-old man, as it was turning left onto 90 Street.

Victim Information

Emergency crews arrived promptly at the scene, but the motorcyclist succumbed to his injuries and was pronounced dead on site. The minivan driver was taken to the hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.

Investigation Updates

The EPS Major Collision Investigations Section is conducting an in-depth investigation into the crash. Authorities are seeking assistance from the public for any witnesses or individuals with dash camera footage of the incident to come forward. Anyone with information is urged to contact EPS at 780-423-4567.

Context and Additional Incidents

This tragic accident marks the third motorcycle-related fatality in Edmonton this month:

  • June 13: A motorcyclist died in a three-vehicle collision on Anthony Henday Drive. Police reported that the motorcycle was traveling at an “extreme rate” of speed.
  • June 2: A 35-year-old motorcyclist died after crashing into a concrete barrier at Stadium Road and 111 Avenue at 12:35 a.m. The motorcycle was also reported to be speeding.

Legal Resources

For those seeking more information about car accidents and legal guidance in Edmonton, resources are available here.

Advice You Need. Compensation You Deserve.

Consult with Samfiru Tumarkin LLP. We are one of Canada's most experienced and trusted employment, labour and disability law firms. Take advantage of our years of experience and success in the courtroom and at the negotiating table.

Get help now