1 dead, 1 hurt in motorcycle crash in Lyon Township

Tom Greenwood
The Detroit News

Lyon Township — One person is dead and another is in serious condition after a motorcycle crash Wednesday afternoon.

The Oakland County Sheriff’s Department is releasing few details about the incident, which occurred at about 5:30 p.m. on Grand River near Jeffrey Court.

According to authorities, the male driver of the motorcycle died at the scene. His female passenger received serious injuries when she was thrown from the motorcycle. Neither wore a helmet.

The sheriff’s department said it will release more information about the crash later Thursday morning.


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