18-year-old man dies following dirt bike accident
The OPP sign is shown outside a detachment on Wednesday, March 6, 2013. (Chris Campbell / CTV Windsor)
An 18-year-old man is dead following an accident on a dirt bike Saturday afternoon.
Oxford County OPP were called to a private track on Highway 19, south of Road 74 in Zorra Township around 1 p.m. Saturday.
The male driver of the dirt bike was attempting to maneuver a jump on the track when he was thrown from the bike.
He was airlifted to a London hospital but succumbed to his injuries.
The driver of the dirt bike as been identified as Tyson Gortva, 18, of Mount Brydges.