Frederick Man Killed In Motorcycle Crash Sat. Afternoon

The rider was wearing a helmet, police say.

New Market, Md. (KM)  The Frederick County Sheriff’s Office continues to investigate a fatal motorcycle crash last Saturday.

Authorities say Codey Seiss, 22, of Frederick was riding his bike along Boyers Mill Road near New Market Court when he failed to negotiate a right curve in the roadway. The motorcycle struck a concrete culvert. Seiss was pronounced dead at the scene.

The Sheriff’s Office says speed , operator error and failing to obey a traffic control device were contributing factors in this crash. At this time, it’s unknown if alcohol played any role.

Deputies say Seiss was wearing a helmet at the time of the crash.

Dfc Nathan Rector with the Sheriff’s Office is conducting the investigation into this crash. Anyone who has information on this incident is asked to Rector at 301-600-6490. They can also remain anonymous and call in their information to the Sheriff’s Office Tip Hotline at 301-600-4131.

By Kevin McManus