Police Sergeant Killed in Motorcycle Crash - NBC 10 Philadelphia

Police Sergeant Killed in Motorcycle Crash



    Sgt. Charles Adams of the Longport Police Department died after his motorcyle collided with an SUV on Route 40. (Published Tuesday, Aug. 26, 2014)

    A South Jersey police sergeant was killed in a motorcycle crash Monday night.

    According to NBC40, Longport Police Sergeant Charles (Tom) Adams was riding his motorcycle on Harding Highway around 6 p.m. when he struck the side of an SUV. Investigators told NBC40 the SUV was trying to make a left hand turn onto Harding Highway moments before the collision.

    Adams, a 21-year veteran of the department, was taken to Cooper University Hospital where he was later pronounced dead.

    Officials continue to investigate the accident.