1 dead in Grand Rapids motorcycle crash

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GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (WOOD) — Police say a 21-year-old Wyoming man lost control of his bike and crossed into the wrong lane on his motorcycle, colliding with an oncoming car.

The accident happened around 8 p.m. Friday near Diamond Avenue and Sigsbee Street.

Witnesses say the motorcyclist lost control as he was traveling north on Diamond and crossed into the southbound lane where he was hit and killed.

Investigators with Grand Rapids police tell News 8 the motorcyclist was not wearing a helmet and speed does appear to be a factor. It is unknown if alcohol was involved.

Anyone with any information is asked to contact Grand Rapids Police Department at 616.456.3400.

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