A motorcyclist is dead after a collision with a vehicle in Scarborough, Toronto police said Wednesday night.  Police said the crash occurred on McCowan Road north of Highway 401 around 6:30 p.m.

Const. Craig Brister said the motorcyclist was westbound on Highway 401, exited onto McCowan Road northbound, went across four lanes of traffic, went over the median and was hit by a southbound vehicle.

All roads closed due to the fatal collision have been reopened.