News Fatal accident on Manitoulin Island – motorcyclist identified SHARE ON: Rosalind Russell, staff Friday, Oct. 11th, 2019 Elliot Lake OPP is investigating the death of a pedestrian. Photo supplied by David Von Diemar - unsplash.com Manitoulin OPP has identified a motorcyclist killed in a single-vehicle collision. OPP Constable Marie Ford says yesterday afternoon around 1:45 pm, the OPP and supporting services responded to a single motor vehicle collision involving a motorcycle. She says the collision occurred on Highway Six, just south of Little Current. Ford adds the driver of the motorcycle was transported to a hospital and later died from injuries sustained in the collision. She says he has been identified as 35-year-old Alexander Marshall of Ancaster, Ontario. Highway 6 was closed for approximately six hours while the OPP investigated. Ford adds a post mortem examination is set for today.