Fatal motorcycle crash on Dort Highway

BURTON — A Flint Township man died June 20 after he was involved in a crash on his motorcycle just after noon.

The 39-year-old motorcyclist was southbound on Dort Highway at approximately 12:10 p.m. when a northbound van reportedly made a left turn into his path at Hemphill Road.

The man was rushed to Hurley Medical Center by ambulance, but he was pronounced dead a short time later.

There were no reported injuries to passengers in the van.

Burton police are investigating the crash, but said alcohol and speed were not considered to be factors. — G.G.