A collision between a motorcycle and van ends fatally for Roger Allen Martin, 51, the driver of the 2004 Harley Davidson.
The accident took place at 11:25 a.m. this morning, when Amarillo police officers responded to a motor vehicle collision between a blue 1995 Nissan van and the motorcycle.
The van was exiting the Bell Street side of a private parking lot, with intent to turn south on Bell.
The motorcycle was struck on the left front quarter of the van.The motorcycle rider was transported to a local hospital, where he died from injuries sustained in the accident. An autopsy hasbeen ordered.
The driver ofthe van, Ryan Montoya,21, of Amarillo, wasnotinjuredand wasreleasedpending additional investigation.
This accidentisbeinginvestigatedbythe APD Traffic Investigations Squad.