Police identify motorcycle driver in fatal New Kent accident

NEW KENT COUNTY, Va. (WRIC) — The driver of a motorcycle involved in a crash on I-64 W near New Kent County died at the scene, according to State Police.

The accident occurred around 3:40 p.m. and involved a passenger vehicle as well, causing a 7.5-mile backup in the area.

The motorcyclist, Jarrett M. Schoerner, 21, of Williamsburg, Virginia, was thrown from the bike and died at the scene. He was wearing a helmet.

The crash remains under investigation.

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