Motorcyclist Dies in Park Road Wreck

On Friday June 10th at 8:07am, Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police officers responded to an injury crash on Park Road at the intersection of Abbey Place. The collision involved a 2000 Honda Odyssey minivan and a 2006 Suzuki GSX-R motorcycle. It was reported by independent witnesses that the motorcycle was accelerating quickly after completing a U-turn and was traveling above the speed limit when it approached the intersection.

The Honda van, driven by Ibrahim Noora Khaleel (Arabic Female, DOB 12/04/1970), was attempting a left turn from inbound Park Road onto Abbey Place when the two collided. The motorcycle rider was ejected from the motorcycle and came to rest approximately 50 feet from the area of impact. The rider was transported to Carolinas Medical Center with critical injuries and was pronounced deceased at 8:34am. Mrs. Khaleel was the sole occupant of the Honda and was uninjured.

Positive identification has been made of the decedent but next of kin notification is pending. The identity will be released once family has been contacted.