Motorcyclist killed in Delta crash after car swerves into wrong lane

Aug 10 2017, 1:28 pm

A motorcyclist is dead following a collision in Delta involving another vehicle mid-afternoon on Wednesday.

According to Delta Police, first responders were alerted of a serious collision in the 10500 block of Nordel Way at approximately 2:20 pm.

Investigators say that preliminary findings indicate an SUV travelling westbound near the base of Nordel Way crossed into the eastbound lanes and hit the motorcycle.

The motorcyclist, only identified at this time as a male in his 50s, died at the scene of the crash. Police say they are in the process of notifying the next of kin, and the department’s victim services are assisting.

Traffic in the area was closed throughout the afternoon and into the evening.

Few details are available at this time.

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