View Full Version : Pothole kills a motorcyclist in Taylor

Gas Man
06-24-2015, 09:22 AM
A freakin pothole... :wtf:

The Newshearld (http://thenewsherald.com/articles/2015/06/20/news/doc55859c4d8560d550463451.txt)

A 58-year-old Taylor man died after he hit a large hole and was ejected from his motorcycle, police say

The motorcyclist slid off the road on Beech-Daly north of North Line Road in Taylor at about 10:30 p.m. Friday. The bike hit a hole on the shoulder and ejected the rider, who landed on his head. He wasn’t wearing a helmet, Police Chief Mary Sclabassi said,.

He has died from his injuries

Bagger Dave
06-24-2015, 10:52 AM
Wow! sad to hear

06-24-2015, 03:06 PM
Sad!the guy makes it to 58 riding motorcycles and gets takin out by a freaking pothole....

06-24-2015, 03:52 PM
Sad. So now we can add potholes to the list of biker killing hazards we face in Michigan. Deer, crazy/texting drivers, and now bike swallowing potholes.

Gas Man
06-24-2015, 09:31 PM
Yup.. that is the crazy part!!