Teen dies following collision involving dirt bike in Georgina

An 18-year-old man from Georgina is dead following a collision Sunday (July 18) evening.

According to the York Regional Police, officers were called to the area of Glenwoods Avenue and Kennedy Road around 6:45 p.m. for a report of a collision involving a white Toyota Sienna van and a white Yamaha dirt bike.

The driver of the dirt bike, the unidentified teen, was pronounced deceased in hospital.

The driver and passenger in the van were not injured, police noted.

“Any witnesses who have not yet spoken with police, or anyone who may have dashcam footage of the collision, are being asked to please come forward,” reads a media release.

Anyone with information is asked to call police at 1-866-876-5423, ext. 7704, or to contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS or www.1800222tips.com.