Fayetteville Man Killed in Motorcycle Accident Saturday

Published 02/09 2014 11:31AM

Updated 02/09 2014 11:33AM

FAYETTEVILLE, AR -- Arkansas State Police have identified the man who died in a motorcycle accident yesterday.

23-year-old Robert Robinson of Fayetteville died in the crash.

It happened around 1:30 p.m. at the intersection of Joyce and Parkview.

According to a preliminary report from the Arkansas State Police, the motorcycle Robinson was operating was traveling at a high speed and attempted to pass a car.

The motorcycle struck the car and Robinson was thrown into the path of a third vehicle.

Robinson died on the scene.

The investigation is continuing.

Copyright 2016 Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.