Troopers from the Michigan State Police Wayland Post are investigating a two vehicle crash involving a Harley Davidson Motorcycle and Chevrolet Impala on Sunday 7/18/2021 at approximately 1:52PM. The crash occurred on US 131 Hwy near 135th Ave in Wayland Township, Allegan County.
Initial investigation shows the Chevrolet Impala was slowing for traffic backup when the motorcycle rear-ended the Impala, ejecting the rider.
The driver of the motorcycle, a 72 year old man from Scotts, MI was pronounced deceased at the scene. The driver of the motorcycle was wearing a helmet at the time of the crash, his name is being withheld pending notification to the family. The driver of the Impala was not injured and released from the scene.
Troopers were assisted on scene by Wayland Police Department, Wayland Fire Department, Wayland EMS, and Michigan Department of Transportation.