Devon Brantley, 19, and juvenile passenger killed in motorcycle crash during police chase on Youngs Monument Road in Birch River, West Virginia

Modified Date: 
Fri, 03/17/2023 - 9:10am
Accident Date: 
Thursday, March 16, 2023

State police says double fatal motorcycle crash came during police pursuit

According to troopers, a motorcycle being operated by Devon Brantley, 19, of Birch River, was observed by a patrolling trooper going 120 mph on U.S. Route 19 at just before 3 p.m. The trooper attempted to make a traffic stop but Brantley kept going.