KITSAP COUNTY, WA — One person was killed Wednesday afternoon in a motorcycle accident involving a truck at an east Bremerton intersection, according to Kitsap Sun.
Deputies with the Kitsap County Sheriff’s Office responded to the scene at Trenton Avenue and Helm Street shortly after 1:30 p.m.
An early investigation found the man was riding a motorcycle northbound at a high rate of speed when they lost control and laid their bike down. Officials said the motorcyclist slid about 150 feet across the roadway before hitting a truck.
Despite life-saving measures from deputies and Central Kitsap Fire and Rescue crews, the victim died from his injuries at the scene.
No other injuries were reported in the event.
A section of the road was shut down for multiple hours as an investigation was conducted.
No further information has been disclosed at this time.
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