Fatal Motorcycle Accident

An Amarillo man is dead after a motorcycle collides into a van. The accident occurred close to 3 pm, Friday afternoon.

Police reposned to the accident at S.W 3rd Street and S. Western. Witnesses told police the motorcyclist was headed northbound on Western Street, when a white van began to turn left on 3rd Street. That is when the motorcyclist slammed into passenger side of the van.

The crash did not hurt the driver of the van. Officials have not released the identity of the motorcyclist. Police are still investigating the cause of the crash.