Deadly motorcycle accident in Virginia Beach

Posted at 10:34 AM, Sep 22, 2012
and last updated 2012-09-22 20:22:04-04

Virginia Beach, Va. – A motorcyclist was killed early Saturday morning after losing control of his bike on Oceana Blvd. in Virginia Beach.

Police were called to the scene around 1:30 am and found the rider had lost control, run off the road and hit a sign and a fence.

He was taken to a local hospital where he was pronounced dead.

Police say alcohol and speed were factors in the accident and will release his name once the man’s family has been notified.