OTTAWA – On April 6, 2019 shortly after 2:00 p.m. officers with the Ottawa Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) responded to a single vehicle collision on the Highway 416 southbound off ramp at Hunt Club Road in Ottawa, Ontario.
The investigation has found that a motorcycle had just exited the highway. It left the ramp, entered the ditch and struck a culvert. The rider, who was alone on the motorcycle, was thrown from the vehicle.
The victim was transported to hospital by the Ottawa Paramedic Service, but was pronounced deceased at the hospital.
The victim has been identified as Denis Joseph CADIEUX, age 60, of Ottawa.
The southbound Highway 416 off ramp at Hunt Club remains closed to allow OPP Technical Collision Investigators to conduct their investigation.
Alcohol was not a factor in the collision.