20-year-old Lincoln man killed when motorcycle hits SUV | Omaha State and Regional News

A 20-year-old man died Sunday when the 2007 Yamaha motorcycle he was riding collided with an SUV in southwest Lincoln. 

Garet Darnall of Lincoln was pronounced dead at the scene, a Lincoln police spokeswoman said. The crash occurred just before 4 p.m. at the intersection of Pine Lake Road and North 38th Street. 

Investigators determined that a 2019 Buick Enclave was eastbound on Pine Lake Road and turned north onto 38th Street when Darnall’s westbound motorcycle hit the back end of the SUV. 

The 41-year-old driver of the SUV was not injured, police said.

Anyone with information about the collision is encouraged to call Lincoln police at 402-441-6000 or Crime Stoppers at 402-475-3600.

Kevin Cole covers Omaha crime and public safety news. Follow him on Twitter @KevinColeOmaha. Phone: 402-444-1272.

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