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Motorcyclist dies in Victory Dr. collision

COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) -

A motorcycle collided with a car at the intersection of Victory Dr. and 30th Ave. in Columbus, claiming the life of 23-year-old Jeremy Dantrell Belk.

The accident occurred after 11 p.m. on Friday night, Aug. 22.

According to police reports, Belk was traveling westbound on Victory Dr., and the car was traveling eastbound on the same road. The car attempted to turn left onto 30th Ave. when it turned into Belk's path, causing him to strike the car in the right passenger door, ejecting him from his motorcycle.

Witnesses told officers they saw Belk traveling at an excessive speed.

Police say Belk died from blunt force trauma to his abdomen.

Belk was pronounced dead at 11:15 p.m.

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