A man was killed in a motorcycle accident on Tazewell Avenue in Roanoke, he hit a telephone pole and was killed.
According to a spokesperson with the Roanoke City police department, a man crashed a motorcycle around 4:45 p.m. in the 1200 block of Tazewell Avenue. That’s in the Southeast part of Roanoke.
The man was taken to Roanoke Memorial Hospital where he was pronounced dead.
No other vehicles were involved in the accident. Tazewell Avenue was closed from 12th Street to 13th Street for most of the evening.
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