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Update: Police Release Name of the Victim in a Fatal Motorcycle Crash on Rio Road

By: News Email
By: News Email

Sept. 10, 2013

Albemarle County Police have released the name of the person killed in a motorcycle accident on Rio Road at Penn Park earlier today.

Randy Lee McKinstry Jr., an 18-year old from Charlottesville, died at the scene after his motorcycle hit the side of a SUV that was turning into Penn Park.

Police believe McKinstry was speeding at the time. No one in the SUV was hurt and no charges are currently pending.

The crash happened around 3:30 Tuesday afternoon, the road was closed for several hours while Albemarle County Police Department's crash reconstruction team worked.

The road is now back open.


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