Longview motorcyclist killed overnight in crash; alcohol a possible factor
POSTED: Thursday, March 22, 2012 - 11:45am
UPDATED: Tuesday, June 18, 2013 - 3:10pm
longview — One person is dead after they wrecked their motorcycle at a Longview intersection Wednesday.
It happened shortly before midnight at the intersection of Ruthlynn Drive and McCann Road.
Officers determined 20-year old Garrett Jordan Robinson, of Longview, was driving his motorcycle at a high rate of speed southbound on McCann Road when he hit a car.
Officials say the car was turning left from McCann onto Ruthlynn when he hit the car driven by 27-year old Amy Beavers of Longview.
Robinson was pronounced dead at the scene by Judge B.H. Jameson.
Beavers was taken to a local hospital with non life-threatening injuries.
The accident remains under investigation, but alcohol may be a factor in the crash.