Motorcyclist killed in crash with tractor-trailer in Dover, Delaware

July 11, 2013 8:15:47 AM PDT
Dover police say a motorcyclist was killed in a crash with a tractor trailer.

Authorities say the crash happened early Thursday when the motorcycle traveling at a high rate of speed on North Street hit the tractor trailer making a left turn onto Salisbury Road.

Police say the motorcyclist, 22-year-old Joseph August of Dover, was pronounced dead on the scene by paramedics.