Deadly motorcycle crash in Cape Girardeau

Published: Oct. 12, 2021 at 7:21 PM CDT|Updated: Oct. 12, 2021 at 11:22 PM CDT
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CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. (KFVS) - A Cape Girardeau man was killed in a motorcycle crash on Tuesday morning, October 12.

First responders were called to the crash at South Sprigg Street, just south of La Cruz Street in Cape Girardeau, at approximately 9 a.m.

When Cape Girardeau Police officers arrived, they found that a motorcycle crashed near the base of a bridge that spans over Cape La Croix Creek.

Sgt. Joey Hann said that it appeared that the driver of the motorcycle went off the left side of the roadway just before merging onto the bridge.

The driver of the motorcycle was identified as a 31-year-old Cape Girardeau man.

Police said the man died at the scene.

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