Fatal Crash Investigation – On May 16 at 1:56 p.m., investigators with the Crash Investigation Unit responded to the area of Hornbaker Road and Industrial Road in Manassas to investigate a crash involving a motorcycle.
The preliminary investigation revealed that the operator of a 2007 Kawasaki Ninja ZX-10R was traveling south on Hornbaker Road near Industrial Road when the operator lost control, ran off the right side of the roadway, and struck a guide wire attached to an electric pole.
The operator then separated from the motorcycle. The operator was wearing a helmet at the time of the collision. The operator was transported to an area hospital where he died as a result of his injuries sustained during the crash. Speed is a factor in the crash. The investigation continues.
The driver of the 2007 Kawasaki Ninja ZX-10R was identified as Joshua Lee JACKSON, 23, of Manassas.