GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (WOOD) — Police have identified the motorcyclist who died after a crash in Grand Rapids in early April.
Lorenzo Allen, 56, of Grand Rapids, was killed in the crash, which happened on April 4 just before 6 p.m. on Eastern Avenue just north of 44th Street.
Police say Allen was headed north on Eastern Avenue when he hit a vehicle that was pulling out of a private driveway. The driver of the vehicle was not hurt in the crash and is cooperating with police, authorities said.
Police believe the motorcycle’s speed was a factor in the crash, which is still under investigation.
Anyone with information on the crash should contact Silent Observer at 616.774-2345 or silentobserver.org or contact GRPD’s traffic unit:
- Sgt. Rob Veenstra: 616.456.3771 | firstname.lastname@example.org
- Officer Tony Bailey: 616.456.3938 | email@example.com
- Officer Justin Ewald: 616.456.4282 | firstname.lastname@example.org