A 22-year-old man is dead following a crash Friday morning in Shoal Lake, Man., involving a motorcycle and a pickup truck, RCMP say.

According to the local detachment of the RCMP, the crash took place around 9 a.m. CT at the intersection of Station Road and 1st Avenue in the community, which is about 280 kilometres northwest of Winnipeg.

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Police said the motorcycle was going south when it collided head-on with the truck, which was going north.

The rider was taken to hospital where he was pronounced dead. No name was released.

Police said the 54-year-old driver of the truck was not injured.

A traffic collision analyst is helping with the investigation, which was continuing police said.