Motorcyclist killed after semi-truck collision
A motorcycle operator was recently killed after a collision with a semi-truck on the Highway 100/I-380 interchange in Cedar Rapids, an article by kwwl.com reported on July 14.
Reports said 24-year-old Evan Volkers was driving on Collins Road Overpass before 7:00 a.m. when his motorcycle collided with a semi-truck. Emergency medical professionals and firefighters responded to the accident and removed Volkers after he got stuck under the huge vehicle. He died of his injuries after being taken to the hospital. The semi-truck driver did not suffer any injuries in the accident.
The traffic was rerouted that day to avoid the scene of the accident. Police authorities were seen conducting investigations in the closed-off areas. They request that anyone who witnessed the wreck contact them with information.