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Lafayette man killed when his motorcycle collides with car on Louisiana Highway 82


ABBEVILLE, Louisiana — Louisiana State Police say a motorcyclist was killed Saturday in a two-vehicle accident on state Highway 82 in Vermilion Parish.

State police identified the victim as 35-year-old Stephen Gilkey of Lafayette.

Police say Gilkey died when a car apparently turned in front of his motorcycle and he could not avoid the collision.

Police say the accident remains under investigation.

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