NEWPORT NEWS, VIRGINIA (September 5, 2017) – A 24 year old man was killed in a motorcycle accident on Huntington Avenue, according to a local news source. (map)
The accident happened around 3:45 pm at the intersection of Huntington Avenue and 51st Street. A motorcyclist was reportedly traveling south on Huntington, when a bicyclist pulled out in front of him. The motorcyclist was unable to avoid the collision and struck the bicyclist, then lost control and overturned multiple times.
The 24 year old motorcyclist was rushed to the hospital in critical condition, where he tragically succumbed to his injuries and was pronounced dead a short time later. The 49 year old male bicyclist was also hospitalized in serious condition, but with non life-threatening injuries. The accident remains under investigation at this time.
“Sadly, there are no words that can comfort all family members and friends as they cope with such tragic loss,” said the attorneys from Lexton Law Firm. “Our thoughts and prayers are with all parties affected in this tragedy as they try to piece together what happened.”