Motorcyclist rear-ended into truck, dies in Vancouver


The 21-year-old motorcyclist was ejected and died at the scene


VANCOUVER, Wash. (KOIN) — A 21-year-old motorcyclist was killed after being rear-ended at a stoplight in Vancouver, police said.

The motorcycle was stopped in the eastbound lane of NE Fourth Plain Boulevard at the NE Vancouver Mall Drive intersection when a car rear-ended it, according to the Vancouver Police Department.

The motorcycle was pushed forward into the back of pickup truck that was also stopped at the light.

Officers said the motorcyclist was ejected and died at the scene.

The driver of the pickup was treated for minor injuries.

The 60-year-old driver of the car was unhurt. Regina Mae Milam was arrested on charges of vehicular homicide and driving under the influence.

Fourth Plain Boulevard was closed at Vancouver Mall Drive for several hours.

The name of the motorcyclist has not been released.

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