The Rainy River District OPP responded to a single motor-vehicle collision involving a motorcycle shortly after 8:30 p.m. on Saturday.
The collision took place on Highway 622 about 14 km north of Atikokan.
Brian Scott McDonald, 31, of Atikokan, the lone occupant of the vehicle, was pronounced dead at the scene.
A post-mortem examination will take place at the Regional Health Sciences Centre in Thunder Bay.
Local detachment officers, with the assistance of the OPP North West Region technical traffic collision investigators from the Dryden and Upsala detachments, continue to investigate the cause of the accident.
Anyone with information regarding this incident is urged to call the OPP at 1-888-310-1122 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.