ROCHESTER HILLS, MI – A woman from Warren was hit and killed on her Harley Davidson motorcycle by a 21-year-old Sterling Heights woman on Wednesday June 13th, 2018.
The Oakland County Sheriff’s Crash Reconstruction Unit is assisting Deputies from the Rochester Hills Substation with a fatal motorcycle crash that occurred on eastbound M-59 east of John R Road at approximately 9:38 pm on Wednesday evening.
A 63 year old resident of Warren was riding her 2005 Harley Davidson motorcycle in the center lane when a 2012 Hyundai Accent, operated by a 21 year old Sterling Heights woman, changed lanes and struck the motorcycle.
The Motorcyclist was transported to Troy Beaumont Hospital by Rochester Hills Fire Department where she died from her injuries.
The driver of the Hyundai was not injured in the crash although her airbags did deploy. The motorcyclist was wearing a helmet at the time of the crash.
Alcohol and drugs are not believed to be a factor in this crash which remains under investigation.