The accident happened at around 3:30 p.m. at a Harbor Gateway pedestrian crosswalk.
Preliminary report stated that a 27-year-old motorcyclist, David Olney, was traveling on Carson Street approaching Halldale Avenue.
When suddenly, Olney slammed the rear-end of a car ahead of him. The crash car was at a stop on the roadway during the crash, as mentioned in the article.
The force from the collision was significant, sending Olney overthrown from his motorcycle.
The event then led Olney to hit another car in the next lane.
Coming to rest lying on the road, Olney sustained fatal head injuries. He was pronounced dead at the scene.
Meanwhile, no immediate information was provided on the condition of the involved car driver.
Investigators continue to gather more evidences and witness statements before pronouncing closure and citations on the case.
We offer our warmest of thoughts, our prayers, and condolences to the family members and friends of David Olney as they search for peace and comfort.
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