Biker Gang Ties For Edmundston Motorcyclists Involved In Route 144 Crash

Posted on Saturday, July 30, 2016 12:20 PM

Edmunston Police say nine motorcyclists involved in a collision with an RV on Route 144 in Edmundston have ties with various biker groups such as Hell's Angels, Red Devils and Dark Siders.

A 51-year-old man from Boisbrand, Quebec, died as a result of his injuries.

Eight other people were transported to the Edmundston Regional Hospital to undergo treatment for their injuries.

The accident happened when the motorcyclists, who were traveling east on Highway 144, attempted to pass the fifth wheel that was ready to make a left turn to the campground entrance in Saint-Basile.

Police will continue to investigate the collision.