Man killed in Chesapeake motorcycle crash identified

Posted at 2:14 PM, Dec 05, 2015
and last updated 2015-12-07 11:00:48-05
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Courtesy: NewsChannel 3’s Todd Corillo

Chesapeake, Va. (WTKR) – A motorcyclist is dead following a crash Saturday afternoon.

According to Officer Kelly O’Sullivan with Chesapeake Police, the accident occurred at 12:35 p.m. in the 5100 block of W. Military Highway.

O’Sullivan says an adult male, the operator of the motorcycle, was pronounced dead on the scene. He has been identified as 43-year-old Corey Rooney.

The female driver of the involved vehicle was transported to Maryview Hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

No one has been charged at this time. The accident remains under investigation.