Fatal accident on motorized tricycle; victim identified

A fatal accident involving a motorized tricycle on the 4900 block of Gollihar Road took the life of a resident on Monday around 10 p.m.

Medical examiners have identified the motorcyclist as 35-year-old Cody Lewis who passed away. Lewis was killed when he drove his motorcycle off of the street and into a parking lot at the corner of Gollihar Road and Staples Street as he was driving on the curve towards South Staples Street.

35 year old Cody Lewis passed away on Monday, July 19, 2021 at approximately 10 p.m.

Police say Lewis failed to handle the curve on Gollihar and struck a object and was ejected from his motorcycle. Speed was a factor. He was pronounced dead on the scene by paramedics around 10 p.m.