Man killed in motorcycle vs. truck crash in Mount Vernon

MOUNT VERNON, VA. (WUSA9) - Police are investigating a crash that happened Friday involving a motorcycle and truck that left a 25-year-old man dead. 

Fairfax County police said the crash happened at the intersection of Holly Hill Road and Richmond Highway around 4:30 p.m. on Friday. Authorities said a motorcycle collided with a truck. 

Kwaune Devante Marshall, 25, of Alexandria was driving a stolen 2006 Honda motorcycle northbound on Richmond Highway at a high rate of speed. 

Authorities said the driver of a 1999 Dodge Ram 1500 was making a left turn onto the Cherry Hill Apartment complex when the motorcycle hit the pickup. 

The driver of the truck and the two young passengers were taken to a local hospital with minor injuries. Marshall was pronounced dead at the scene. 

The investigation shows that speed was a contributing factor in the crash. Detectives are trying to determine whether or not alcohol was one of the contributing factors. 

 

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