The Washington Post

D.C. motorcyclist killed in Va. crash

A District man was killed Wednesday night in a motor vehicle crash in Frederick County, Va., after his motorcycle collided with a car, police said.

According to the Virginia State Police, Dmitriy Y. Medvedev, 36, was riding his motorcycle east on Route 50 when a Subaru Forester turning left from the westbound lanes pulled into his path.

Medvedev and his passenger were thrown from the motorcycle, according to police. His passenger, a 26-year-old District woman, was treated for non-life-threatening injuries.

The Subaru’s driver, Alphonso F. Hawkins, 74, of Gore, Va., was not injured, police said. He was charged with reckless driving.


Success! Check your inbox for details. You might also like:

Please enter a valid email address

See all newsletters

Show Comments
Most Read


Success! Check your inbox for details.

See all newsletters

Your Three. Video curated for you.