Motorcyclist killed in Gaines Twp. crash

Authorities on scene of crash involving a motorcycle near the intersection of 68th Street and Hanna Lake Avenue in Gaines Township Tuesday, Sept. 5, 2017.

GAINES TOWNSHIP, Mich. (WOOD) — A motorcyclist was killed in a two-vehicle crash in Gaines Township Tuesday.

It happened shortly around 8:48 a.m. near the intersection of 68th Street and Hanna Lake Avenue, according to authorities.

Kent County Sheriff Sgt. Corey Luce told 24 Hour News 8 that an eastbound vehicle, driven by a 29-year-old Sparta woman, was turning north onto Hanna Lake Avenue when she was struck by a westbound motorcycle.

The motorcyclist, a 28-year-old Gaines Township man, was pronounced dead on the scene.

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The crash remains under investigation.