1 detained after fatal motorcycle crash in South Memphis, police say

(Action News 5)
Published: Aug. 15, 2023 at 6:57 PM CDT|Updated: Aug. 15, 2023 at 7:15 PM CDT
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MEMPHIS, Tenn. (WMC) - The Memphis Police Department has closed all northbound lanes on South Third Street at East Belz Boulevard after a fatal motorcycle crash Tuesday evening.

Police say the motorcyclist was involved with another vehicle.

The motorcyclist was pronounced dead on the scene. The driver of the other vehicle is currently detained.

Drivers are asked to use an alternative route as first responders work to clear the scene.

Action News 5 is gathering more information.

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