Driver charged in crash that killed motorcyclist on Eastern Shore

Driver charged in crash that killed motorcyclist on Eastern Shore

Driver charged in crash that killed motorcyclist on Eastern Shore

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by 13News Now

WVEC.com

Posted on April 5, 2014 at 9:10 PM

Updated Saturday, Apr 5 at 9:12 PM

TEMPERANCEVILLE -- Virginia State Police said a motorcyclist died Saturday after an SUV driver failed to yield the right of way.

Sergeant Michelle Anaya said troopers got a call about a crash on Route 13 at Saxis Road at about 2:50 p.m.

52-year-old Corlas Dorel Dennis was heading south on a 1999 Suzuki Intruder. Troopers determined 81-year-old Freddie Ray Fair, Sr. who was driving a a 2003 Chevrolet Suburban, turned onto the highway from Saxis Road and into the path of Dennis.

Dennis was thrown from his motorcycle. A medical crew flew him to Peninsula Regional Medical Center where he died..

Dennis lived in the 6700 block of Basket Switch Road in Newark, Maryland.

Fair, who lives in the 1500 block of Old Virginia Road, Pocomoke City, Maryland, faces a charge of Failure to Yield Right of Way.

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