Delta Police Investigating Fatal Collision Nordel Way
|Release Date/Time:||August 9, 2017 3:49pm|
|Incident Date/Time:||August 09,2017 2:20 p.m.|
|Location:||10500 blk Nordel Way|
At approximately 2:20 p.m. August 09, 2017, Delta Police responded to a serious collision in the 10500 block of Nordel Way.
Initial indications are that a vehicle travelling westbound near the base of Nordel Way crossed into the eastbound lanes striking a motorcycle.
Sadly the rider of the motorcycle, a male in his 50s, succumbed to his injuries at the scene. Delta Police are in the process of notifying Next of Kin. Delta Police Victim Services are assisting.
Delta Police will remain on scene for several hours as they conduct the scene investigation. There is no traffic access to or from the base of Nordel Way in either direction.
- Eastbound lanes at base of Nordel Way are closed. No access from southbound Alex Fraser Bridge onto Nordel Way.
- Vehicles travelling Southbound from the Alex Fraser Bridge are being diverted to 72 Ave.
- Westbound lanes on Nordel Way are being diverted onto 84th Avenue Southbound
- Any traffic on 84th Avenue attempting to access Nordel Way will be directed to go Eastbound only from 84 Ave.
It is anticipated that these closures will be in place for the next several hours.