07/24/2015 09:07 EDT | Updated 07/24/2016 05:59 EDT

Motorcyclist dies in Brampton collision

A motorcyclist is dead after colliding with a car early this morning.

It happened near Bovaird Drive West and Heritage Road in Brampton around 12:30 a.m.

The rider was thrown from the bike and pronounced dead at the scene.

Police say there is a possibility that speed is a factor. They are asking witnesses to call their major collision bureau.