A Virginia motorcyclist died Wednesday after being struck by a Tesla, police said Thursday.
Around 1:40 p.m., officers responded to the intersection of Loisdale Road and Loisdale Court in the Springfield area for the crash, Fairfax County police said in a statement.
They said that the driver of a Tesla traveling eastbound on Loisdale Road attempted a U-turn at Loisdale Court and struck a 2002 Honda motorcycle traveling westbound on Loisdale Road, the statement said.
The motorcyclist, 66-year-old Wayne Marbury of Woodbridge, was taken to a hospital, where he died, according to the statement.
The driver of the Tesla remained at the scene and is cooperating with investigators, police said, and detectives do not believe speed or alcohol were factors in the crash.
The investigation was continuing, according to police.
Police asked anyone with information about the crash to contact them at 703-280-0543.