NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (WAVY) — Police in Newport News say a motorcyclist has died following a crash on Saturday afternoon.
According to police, the crash happened around 4 p.m. near the intersection of Denbigh Boulevard and Deloice Crescent. That’s between Warwick Boulevard and I-64.
Officials pronounced the motorcyclist deceased at the scene.
On Monday, police identified him as 33-year-old Ceasar Romero, of Newport News.
Following a preliminary investigation, it was determined that Romero was traveling eastbound on Denbigh Boulevard at a high rate of speed. As a car went to turn left on Denbigh Boulevard, they hit the motorcycle.
The driver of the car has minor injuries.
No charges have been filed. The investigation is ongoing.