CMPD investigating fatal crash in south Charlotte involving motorcyclist

- Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police are investigating a fatal crash involving a motorcycle in south Charlotte.

On Monday at 8:45 p.m. Sean Garrett was driving a 2001 Suzuki GSF 1200 motorcycle eastbound at a high speed of rate on Sharon Rd. West heading towards Brandon Forest Drive, according to police.

Police say Gordon Keiser was driving a Chevrolet Traverse turning left off of Sharon Rd. West onto Brandon Forest Drive. 

Keiser had just completed his turn when the front of the motorcycle hit the right rear quarter panel of the Chevy Traverse.

Police say the force of the crash spun the Chevy Traverse clockwise 180 degrees to final rest.

Garrett was taken to CMC-Main with life threatening injuries. Garrett was pronounced deceased as a result sustained during the crash, according to polcie.

Keiser remained at the scene and was not injured.

Any person who witnessed the crash or has information about the case is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 704-334-1600.

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