One dead after motorcycle crash in Hampton

Posted at 6:53 AM, Oct 07, 2018
and last updated 2018-10-07 08:59:28-04

HAMPTON, Va. – Police are investigating a fatal motorcycle crash that occurred in the 1400 block of Todds Lane.

According to officials, the call came in Sunday at approximately 3:39 a.m. for a motorcycle crash. Upon arrival, officers located a 2007 Honda motorcycle that had been involved in a crash.

The driver of the motorcycle, 24-year old Stephen Ray Tyson, was pronounced deceased on scene by members of the Hampton Division of Fire and Rescue.

A preliminary investigation has revealed that the motorcycle was traveling eastbound on Todds Lane when the driver lost control, left the roadway and struck a pole.

The Hampton Police Division’s Accident Reconstruction Team is currently investigating.

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