Davenport man killed in motorcycle accident
A Davenport resident died on August 11th from injuries he sustained when his motorcycle crashed into a pickup truck, KWQC reported.
Reports said the pickup vs. motorcycle accident happened at the crossway on 3rd Street on Tuesday, August 11. The motorcycle, driven by a 27-year-old male, was hit by a pickup truck that swerved into his lane. The lone operator of the motorcycle was seriously injured in the accident. He was initially taken to a nearby hospital and died at University of Iowa Hospital the following day. The pickup driver, who, according to Davenport Police, was driving while impaired, also sought treatment for non-life threatening injuries. Several portions of the streets were momentarily blocked after the accident took place.
Authorities did not release any information about the driver and stated that they are conducting an investigation.