Victim of Dover motorcycle crash identified
Delaware State Patrol has identified 74-year-old John Gilbert of Dover has the motorcyclist killed in fatal motorcycle crash on Friday, August 6, 2021, on Forest Avenue in Dover, Delaware.
The unfortunate incident took place around 8:18 p.m. when an Ford Edge driving eastbound on Route 8 (Forest Avenue), ran into Gilbert’s Harley Davidson. The Ford was trying to make a turn when it went directly into the path of the bike.
The motorbike crashed into the passenger side of the Ford and threw Gilbert off. He was rushed to Bayhealth-Kent Campus where he was pronounced dead moments later.