Elgin County OPP say one man is dead, and five others were injured following a crash between a motorcycle and van near Port Burwell Sunday night.
Emergency crews were called to the intersection of Richmond Road and Vienne Line at around 8:37 p.m. to reports of a crash.
Police say a black Honda motorcycle travelling northbound on Richmond Road was struck by a blue Chrysler van that was travelling westbound on Vienna Line. Police say Vienna Line is governed by stop signs.
The driver of the motorcycle was pronounced dead at the scene. Police have not released his name, but say he was a 41-year-old male from Bayham Township. A passenger on the motorcycle was taken to hospital with life-threatening injuries.
The driver and three other occupants of the van were taken to hospital with non-life threatening injuries.
The OPP Technical Traffic Collision Investigators have been called in to assist with the investigation.
The intersection remains closed with detours in place. There is no word on when police will reopen the road.