From the Maryland State Police:
(Bel Air, MD) – On Friday, September 14, 2012 at approximately 2:18 p.m. troopers responded to MD Route 22 (Churchville Road) west of MD Route 543 (South Fountain Green Road), Bel Air, Maryland, for a serious motor vehicle crash.
Preliminarily investigation revealed that a silver 2010 Hyundai Elantra, operated by a 17 year old male from the 200 block of Fairwood Road, Bel Air, Maryland, was traveling westbound on MD Route 22 west of MD Route 543 attempting to make a left turn into WaWa. A blue 2006 Kawasaki motorcycle, operated by Monte Alonzo Greenhow 49 yoa, from the 200 block of Thomas Point Way, Perryville, Maryland, was traveling eastbound on MD Route 22 in lane two just prior to the entrance of the WaWa. The operator of the Hyundai turned in front of the motorcycle taking his right away.
The operator of the motorcycle attempted to take evasive action, however was unsuccessful and struck the right passenger side rear of the Hyundai. The operator of the motorcycle was ejected and was subsequently transported to Upper Chesapeake Medical Center where he was pronounced deceased by medical personnel.
The operator and juvenile occupants of the Hyundai were not injured.
Troopers are continuing to investigate the crash. MD Route 22 remained closed for several hours while the scene was investigated.