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Crash involving motorcycle leads to death of person in Gloucester County

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Posted at 10:02 AM, Mar 16, 2020
and last updated 2020-03-16 13:53:34-04

GLOUCESTER Co., Va. - Virginia State Police responded to a motor vehicle crash that resulted in a fatality on Monday.

The crash happened around 6:33 a.m., at the 6400 block in the southbound lanes of Route 17.

Involved in the crash were two vehicles, one being a motorcycle.

State Police say 29-year-old Harry Lee Walker was traveling northbound on a 2020 Yamaha YZF600 motorcycle and lost control, crossing into the southbound lanes. Walker then struck a 2015 Chevrolet Cruze, according to police.

Walker was ejected from the motorcycle and died on impact. Police say the driver of the Cruze was taken to Riverside Walter Reed Hospital to be treated for minor injuries.

There are no further details at this time.

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