Motorcycle crash in Howard Co. kills man, 45

Gary Alan Lynch of Woodbine was driving motorcycle that struck post

passenger also taken to hospital

  • An officer was involved in a crash shortly before 2 p.m. in the 800 block of Walker Avenue between Banbury and the Alameda.
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May 20, 2012|The Baltimore Sun

A motorcyclist was killed in a single-vehicle crash Sunday evening on Route 99, Howard County police reported.

Gary Alan Lynch, 45, of the 1200 block of Adgate Court in Woodbine was driving a 2002 Honda CBR 900 motorcycle west near Alpha Ridge Park. It went off the road and struck a post about 6:16 p.m., according to a police news release.

Lynch and a passenger were taken to Howard County General Hospital, where he was pronounced dead.

Speed and failure to stay within the lane may have been factors in the crash, according to a preliminary investigation, police said.

Police are still looking into the crash.

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