Motorcyclist killed after colliding with propane truck in North Saanich

John Charles Mackelson, 50, killed in Thursday crash on Lands End Road in North Saanich

  • Fri Apr 10th, 2015 9:00am
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John Charles Mackelson of Sidney, 50, succumbed to his injuries at the scene after his motorcycle collided with a propane truck on Lands End Road at 2 p.m. Thursday, April 9.

According to preliminary reports from witnesses, Mackelson was travelling eastbound on Lands End Road and struck the propane truck as it attempted to make a left turn onto Cloake Hill Road. Speed is suspected to be a factor.

The driver of the propane truck was shaken but uninjured.