Fatal motorcycle accident claims life of Nederland man

Fatal motorcycle accident claims life of Nederland man

A fatal motorcycle accident in Beaumont claimed the life of a 61-year-old Nederland man, reports the Beaumont Police Department. 

According to a news release from BPD Officer Carol Riley, officers responded to reports of the accident at MLK and Franklin at 11:08 a.m. on May 6. Witnesses at the scene told officers a motorcycle traveling northbound on MLK ran the red light, striking a 2015 white Chevy Suburban. The motorcycle operator, later identified as William Harold Boylen, was not wearing a helmet.

Boylen was transported to St. Elizabeth Hospital in critical but stable condition following the accident, but later died from injuries sustained in the crash.

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