Motorcyclist killed in Mayfair accident

April 30, 2013 8:39:53 PM PDT
A motorcyclist is dead after an accident in the Mayfair section of Philadelphia.

The fatal accident occurred shortly after 8:30 p.m. at Harbison Avenue and Robbins Street.

Police say a 39-year-old motorcyclist was traveling westbound on Harbison when he cut between two lanes and ran a red light.

The cyclist then struck a vehicle making a left turn from Harrison onto Robbins.

The cyclist was pronounced dead at the scene.

A portion of the intersection has been shut down and accident investigators are responding to the scene.