A Howell Township police officer located a motorcycle crash on May 7 at approximately 12:37 am. A 40-year-old motorcyclist from Jackson Township was pronounced deceased as a result of the crash which involved the motorcycle colliding with a utility pole.
Subsequent to the on-scene investigation, it was determined that the motorcyclist was traveling southbound on Manassa Road and ran off the roadway to the right for an unknown reason. Upon running off the roadway, the motorcycle collided with the utility pole.
The crash remains under investigation by the Howell Township Police Department.
The police request that any witnesses please call Ptl. Daniel Scherbinski of the Howell Township Police Traffic Safety Unit at 732-938-4575, ext. 2663.