DETROIT, MI – On Friday July 30th, 2021, at 9:30 AM, troopers responded to a serious motorcycle crash on the Wyoming exit ramp from the southbound Lodge Freeway.
The preliminary investigation revealed the driver of a sport bike was southbound on the Lodge Freeway exiting to Wyoming. The driver did not negotiate the curve and went airborne/straight crashing into the side of the hill.
The driver was thrown from his motorcycle into a tree. Excessive speed is a factor. The time of the crash appears to be sometime overnight judging by evidence on the scene. The driver was not wearing a helmet. Troopers are notifying next of kin.
The body of the driver was turned over to the Medical Examiners Office pending autopsy. Results of the autopsy will determine if drugs or alcohol were involved in the crash. The investigation continues.