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Canon City man killed in motorcycle accident

By Marie Madden
Published On: Nov 25 2012 01:39:04 PM CST
Updated On: Nov 25 2012 02:01:35 PM CST

CANON CITY, Colo. -

A Canon City man has died after crashing his motorcycle into a parked car, according to police. 

The accident happened on north 5th and Meadowland Way Saturday afternoon.

Police said witnesses reported seeing Robert Stewart, 27, riding up and down North 5th when he passed a car and collided with a parked car.

The parked car was forced into another car. Stewart was transported to St. Thomas More Hospital where he was later pronounced dead, officials said.

Investigators said speed and alcohol appear to be factors in the crash. Officials said the investigation is on going. 

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