Trucker charged in Wyoming crash that killed motorcyclist

A truck driver from Georgia is charged in a crash that killed a motorcyclist on a U.S. 131 overpass back in July.

WYOMING, MICH. - A Georgia truck driver has been charged with moving violation causing death for a July accident that killed a motorcyclist on a U.S. 131 overpass in Kent County.

Catherine McKenna Bibescu, 45, of Cartersville, Ga., has an appearance this week in Wyoming District Court on the misdemeanor charge, which is punishable by up to a year in jail.

Related: Motorcyclist dies after crash with semi-truck on 44th Street at US 131

The crash happened about 4 p.m. July 27, when a westbound semi tractor-trailer driven by Bibescu turned in front of a motorcycle heading east on 44th Street at U.S. 131. The overpass was closed for several hours while police investigated the crash.

Miguel Feliciano, 37, of Wyoming, died at a local hospital.

(© 2016 WZZM)


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