Child dies in motorcycle accident
Date: October 12, 2010
Location:Hampton Roads, VA
Type: Motorcycle Accident
According to the Virginia State Police 9-year-old boy has died in a motorcycle crash.
Sgt. Les Tyler says Robert Pormer was a passenger on his father’s motorcycle when it collided with a pickup truck Saturday afternoon.
The Culpeper Star-Exponent were informed by Sgt. Tyler that the 9-year-old boy died at the scene. The father, Mark Pormer, 49, of Partlow, had injuries that were not reported to be life threatening. Mark Pormer was taken to a local hospital.
Tyler says the pickup truck driver didn’t see the motorcycle and turned into its path.