Gig Harbor

Motorcyclist dies in collision north of Gig Harbor

GIG HARBOR, Wash.-- A 21-year-old Gig Harbor man who was riding his motorcycle Saturday night died when a car turned into him north of Gig Harbor, the State Patrol said.

The motorcyclist was southbound on State Route 302 when a 43-year-old Gig Harbor man driving northbound in an SUV on SR 302 north of 144th St. N.W. turned left and collided with the motorcyclist.

The collision happened about 11 p.m.

The motorcyclist's name has not been released pending notification of his family.