Motorcyclist killed in Lafayette accident

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LAFAYETTE, Ind. (November 7, 2015) – A motorcyclist was killed in an accident in Lafayette Friday night.

The Lafayette Police Department responded to a report of accident in the 4700 block of Veteran’s Memorial Parkway around 10:30 p.m.

Upon arrival, authorities discovered that a motorcyclist crashed.  That person was declared dead at the scene.

The Lafayette Police Department Traffic Re-constructionist determined from witness statements and evidence at the scene that the motorcyclist was traveling East/North on Veterans Memorial Parkway. At some point the motorcyclist lost control and left the roadway.

At this time the investigation continues with the assistance of the Tippecanoe County Coroner’s Office.