On early Thursday, 35-year-old Travis J Lewis, a resident of Camano Island, lost his life after a motorcycle accident in Everett.
According to the Washington State Patrol, Lewis lost control of his 2017 Harley-Davidson motorcycle at around 12:30 a.m. while exiting from Highway 2 onto northbound Interstate 5. Lewis lost control in a curve and crashed into the right side guardrail.
The force of the crash threw him from his bike and he succumbed to his injuries at the scene. He was reportedly wearing a helmet at the time of the crash. Drugs or alcohol did not play a role in the crash; however speed contributed to the accident. No other vehicles were involved in the collision, officers said.
The incident remains under investigation.
August 13, 2021