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1 killed in motorcycle crash on New Kings Road

Lanes have reopened after fatal crash

Police investigate a crash on New Kings Rd. and Soutel Dr.
Police investigate a crash on New Kings Rd. and Soutel Dr.

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – All lanes of New Kings Road at Soutel Drive have reopened after a overnight deadly crash, according to the Jacksonville Sheriff's Office.

Officers were flagged down at the intersection just before 3 a.m. Sunday for a crash involving a motorcycle and another vehicle.

Witnesses told police the driver of the motorcycle was traveling northbound at a high speed when it hit the back of the vehicle.

Rescuers responded but the motorcyclist, who has been identified as Willie D. Goodman, Jr., 27, died at the scene.