Man killed in vehicle, motorcycle collision

Steena Hymes

May 9, 2014

A man is dead following a collision between a motorcycle and a car.
LaGrange police responded to a 911 call that came in at 6:32 p.m. at the intersection of Hamilton Road and South Davis Road last night where a Toyota Prius, driven by a 15-year-old male of LaGrange, collided with a motorcycle, driven by Richard E. Turner, 50, of LaGrange.
Turner was transported by EMS to West Georgia Medical Center where he was pronounced deceased at 7:09 p.m.
The crash is being investigated by LaGrange Police Department's traffic section, though preliminary investigation found the driver of the Prius failed to yield while turning left. Charges are pending.