At approximately 8:51 a.m., officers were called to North Arthur Ashe Boulevard for the report of a collision. Officers arrived and found an adult male, who was the sole occupant of a motorcycle, had collided with a flatbed truck at the intersection with Avenue of Champions. The male was pronounced dead at the scene. The operator of the truck remained on scene.
The Richmond Police Department Crash Team responded. Investigators have determined the truck was turning left, northbound, on North Arthur Ashe Boulevard when the motorcycle, traveling southbound, struck the truck in the southbound lane.
North Arthur Ashe Boulevard was closed in both directions to accommodate the investigation.
The investigation continues.
Anyone with information about this collision is asked to contact Crash Team Investigator J. Ozolins at (804) 646-8671 or Crime Stoppers at (804) 780-1000. The P3 Tips Crime Stoppers app for smartphones may also be used. All Crime Stoppers methods are anonymous.
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