Motorcyclist dies after crashing into wall, falling from overpass on I-264

Posted at 10:45 PM, Sep 12, 2013
and last updated 2013-09-13 08:22:46-04

Norfolk, Va. - A man is dead after State Police say he crashed into a wall on I-264 eastbound on Thursday night while operating a motorcycle.

They say this happened at around 8:30 p.m.

State Police tell NewsChannel 3 that the motorcyclist was going at a high rate of speed near the Campostella Exit when he hit the jersey wall.

State Police have identified the victim as 31-year-old Nathaniel Howard, Jr. 

Investigators say after hitting the wall, he landed under the overpass in a drainage canal.

Howard died at the scene.

No other details have been released.

We'll continue to post more updates as they become available.