Police: Motorcyclist charged with DUI after early morning crash

Posted at 3:31 PM, Sep 13, 2015
and last updated 2015-09-13 15:31:05-04

Newport News, Va. – Police say that a 21-year-old male crashed his motorcycle early Sunday morning in the City Center section of the city.

Officer Brandon Maynard says the 21-year-old lost control of his bike around 1:30 a.m. in the 11800 block of Fountain Way.

He was taken to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries and charged with driving under the influence, reckless driving and driving without a motorcycle endorsement.

No other vehicles were involved in the crash.