Detectives from the Metropolitan Police Department’s Major Crash Unit are investigating a traffic fatality which occurred in the 2600 block of Naylor Road, Southeast.
On Thursday, October 4, 2012 at approximately 5:49 pm a 2006 Suzuki GSX 750 motorcycle was traveling in the 2600 block of Naylor Road, SE. The operator of the Suzuki stopped abruptly causing him to fall from the motorcycle. He landed in the roadway and then struck a 2006 Ford Focus. DC Fire and Emergency Medical Services personnel arrived on the scene and transported the operator of the motorcycle to a local hospital where he succumbed to his injuries and was pronounced dead.
The decedent is identified as 45 year-old Tracey Varien Avent of Northeast, DC. This case is currently under investigation.