(SHERBROOKE) A fifties of Sherbrooke was killed following a collision occurred on Highway 108 in Bury Thursday around 15 pm. The motorcycle he was driving was drawn by a truck.
“A little after 15 pm, the Surete du Quebec (SQ) was called to go on Route 108 in Bury for a collision involving three vehicles, including a motorcycle. The motorcycle was traveling west when, for unknown reasons, it has encroached on the opposite lane. She collided with a truck 53 feet, “explains Sergeant Claude Denis of the SQ.
The driver who was following the bike made a maneuver to avoid the impact and landed in the ditch. The jaws of life were needed to free the carcass of his car.
The motorcyclist was taken to hospital where his death was confirmed. The truck driver was treated for nervous shock, so that the individual who was in the car had to treat minor injuries.
Route 108 was closed and reconstitutionnistes were dispatched to the scene. The stretch of road where the accident took place is right and the speed limit is 90 km / h.