Portage man killed in motorcycle crash

Posted at 6:09 AM, Aug 17, 2016
and last updated 2016-08-17 09:43:07-04

PORTAGE, Mich. — A crash involving a motorcycle and a car closed Westnedge Avenue in Portage for about two hours Tuesday night.

The crash took place on S. Westnedge Avenue between Kilgore Road and I-94 around 7:42 p.m., according to the Portage Department of Public Safety. The driver of the car pulled onto Westnedge into the path of the motorcycle, which was northbound.

The rider, a 21-year-old Portage man, was killed, while the occupants of the car were unhurt.  He has been identified as Navjot Singh.

Anyone who knows about the crash should call Portage Public Safety at 269-329-4567 or anonymously call Silent Observer at 269-343-2100.