Maryland State Police identified the man whose body was found in the median of Route 50 in Cheverly as 34-year-old Kevin Christie and investigators say he crashed a stolen motorcycle. Prince George's County Bureau Chief Tracee Wilkins reports.
The man found dead on a median in Prince George's County Monday morning was thrown from a stolen motorcycle the night before, Maryland State Police said.
A State Highway Administration employee reported the body on U.S. Route 50 near Kenilworth Avenue in Cheverly about 10:20 a.m. Monday Prince George’s County medical personnel pronounced 34-year-old Kevin Christie of northwest D.C. dead at the scene, police said.
No one witnessed the crash, but police said it doesn't look like foul play.
Authorities notified Christie's family Monday evening.
"He was here Sunday talking to my husband," said his cousin Paula Jiles. "They were outside, and he was riding down the -- he was pretty much speeding."
She said Christie popped a wheelie and she was surprised by how fast he drove.