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News: 1 dead after motorcycle crash in SW Des Moines

DES MOINES, IA - A motorcyclist was killed in a crash in the Brown's Woods section of Des Moines on Tuesday night.

WHO13 reports that the crash took place at around 9:35 p.m. in the 6500 block of Veterans Parkway. Authorities arrived on the scene to find a crashed motorcycle whose operator had suffered critical injuries.

The man was taken to a hospital where he passed away from his injuries.

Early investigations suggest that the 37-year-old man had been traveling northbound at a high rate of speed when he lost control of his vehicle, leading to the collision.

Have you or a loved one been negatively affected by the actions of another driver? If so, you have the right to seek compensation for any related expenses. Reach out to the Des Moines motorcycle accident lawyers at Hope Law Firm today. You can contact our offices online or at 515-298-5056.