Victim identified in fatal accident near Highway 41, Watson Boulevard

More information is now available on Friday night’s fatal car accident that involved a motorcycle.

A release from Warner Robins Police says officers responded to the intersection of Highway 41 and Watson for an accident with injuries that involved a motorcycle around 10 p.m.

It says officers believe 34-year-old Benjamin Rolph was going west on Watson Boulevard on a 2014 Victory motorcycle when he ran a red light at the intersection, causing him to crash into a 2014 Lexus ES300 going south on Highway 41.

Rolph was pronounced dead at the scene.

The driver of the Lexus, 42-year-old Jaegwon Yoon, was taken to the Medical Center, Navicent Health with serious injuries.

The accident is still under investigation and anyone with information should contact Ofc. Tim Pippio with the Warner Robins Police Traffic Unit at 478-293-1048.

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