Burnaby RCMP seek witnesses to a fatal hit-and-run collision

BURNABY RCMP’s Criminal Collision Investigation Team is continuing to investigate a fatal hit-and-run collision that resulted in the death of a motorcyclist.

On Saturday at 9:45 p.m., Burnaby RCMP frontline officers responded to a report of a hit-and-run collision at Canada Way and Imperial Street. A motorcyclist was transported to hospital where he was pronounced dead.

The initial investigation suggests that the suspect vehicle rear-ended the motorcycle before fleeing the area.

Burnaby RCMP are asking that anyone who witnessed this collision or may have dash cam video in the area between 9:30 p.m. and 10 p.m., to contact them at 604-646-9999.

“This is a very tragic incident that has not only taken a life, but will affect countless individuals,” says Corporal Mike Kalanj of the Burnaby RCMP. “If you can assist us in our investigation, please come forward and contact the Burnaby RCMP.”