09/29/2012 12:19 EDT | Updated 11/28/2012 05:12 EST

Highway 401 crash kills motorcyclist

A man is dead and a 13-year-old boy was sent to hospital after a collision involving a motorcycle and a minivan on Highway 401 Friday night.

The OPP say the accident happened in the westbound transfer lanes west of Leslie Street just before 8 p.m.

The 35-year-old male driver of the motorcycle was pronounced dead at the scene.

The female driver of the van was not hurt.

A 13-year-old boy riding in the van was taken to Sick Kids Hospital with very minor injuries.

Police have not released the name of the victim.