Motorcyclist dies in crash

May 4, 2011

A motorcyclist was killed Wednesday morning on the northeast side after passing a FedEx truck at a high rate of speed. Supreme Thomas of Indianapolis was heading northeast on Massachusetts Avenue near Producers Lane at about 3:30 a.m. when he slammed into a vehicle that was turning south. He died after suffering major injuries to the neck despite wearing a helmet. Police are investigating to determine if Thomas had been drinking.