Motorcyclist killed in crash on Highway 61 identified
The 66-year-old motorcyclist has been identified as James Stowe of Davenport, Iowa
BLUE GRASS, Iowa – A motorcyclist is dead after an accident on May 7.
Emergency crews responded to reports of an accident between an SUV and a Motorcycle just before 5:30 P.M.
The accident happened at on Highway 61 at Coonhunters Road in Blue Grass.
Police say a 73-year-old woman was driving an SUV when she attempted to make a left hand turn from Highway 61 South onto Coonhunters Road when a Motorcycle struck the SUV as it was turning.
The 66-year-old motorcyclist was not wearing a helmet. He was pronounced dead at the scene.
The woman driving the SUV survived the crash without injury.
The accident remains under investigation.