A 52-year-old Howell resident was killed in a motorcycle crash Saturday, Aug. 3 in Livingston County.
According to the Livingston County Sheriff's Office, at approximately 6:16 p.m., deputies were dispatched to the intersection of White Lake and Runyan Lake roads for a two-vehicle fatal crash.
The preliminary investigation revealed that a 20-year-old Huntington Woods resident was operating a 2019 Dodge Charger northbound on Runyan Lake Road when she failed to yield the right-of-way to a 52-year-old Howell man operating a 2019 Harley Davidson motorcycle westbound on White Lake Road. The Howell man was ejected from the motorcycle and pronounced deceased at the scene. The Huntington Woods resident and her passengers were not injured.
Alcohol use and speed are still under investigation, however, the Howell man was not wearing a helmet at the time of the crash. The intersection was closed for approximately three hours while the collision was investigated.
Deputies were assisted at the scene by personnel from the Fenton Fire Department and Livingston County EMS. The crash remains under investigation by the Livingston County Sheriff's Major Crash Team.