NEWS
12/03/2016 17:03 EST | Updated 12/04/2017 00:12 EST

Motorcyclist dies after collision with pickup truck in Abbotsford, B.C.

A motorcyclist died after crashing into a pickup truck on Old Yale Road in Abbotsford, B.C., late Saturday morning.

It happened just before 12:00 p.m. PT in the 33900 block of Old Yale Road. 

Const. Ian MacDonald said it appears the male motorcyclist crossed the centre line into the path of the truck near the intersection at Clearbrook Road. 

The man was taken to hospital with "very serious injuries," MacDonald said in a release, but he died of his injuries soon after arriving at the hospital. 

MacDonald the man and woman in the pickup truck were shaken up, but not injured.