Police investigate fatal crash involving a motorcycle and a mail truck

NORCROSS — Police are investigating a fatality crash in Norcross involving a motorcycle and a mail truck. The incident occurred at the intersection of Oakbrook Parkway an Indian Trail Lilburn Road just after 5 p.m. Wednesday.

The driver of the motorcycle, 24-year-old Austin Caldwell, of Cumming, was turning left from Oakbrook Pkwy onto Indian Trail Lilburn Road. According to the Gwinnett County Police Department, as Caldwell was turning, he veered into the lane next to him and struck a Toyota Camry. After initially striking the Camry, Caldwell’s motorcycle skidded across the roadway until it struck a mail truck and that was stopped on the other side of the road.

Caldwell was transported to the hospital where he died from his injuries. 

Accident investigators were dispatched the scene and are continuing to collect and analyze evidence to find out exactly what happened.

If anyone has any information to share in this case, please contact detectives at 770-513-5300.

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