Ambulance driver charged in crash that killed motorcyclists

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NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (WAVY) – The driver of a private medical ambulance has been charged in an accident that killed a 29-year-old man earlier this month.

The driver of the ambulance, 21-year-old Dyllan Harrison of Williamsburg, Va., has been charged with failure to yield right of way while entering a public highway from private property. He was issued a summons for the charge, according to Newport News Police.

Christopher McDonald, 29, was killed on Sept. 7 after he collided with an ambulance that was pulling out of a gas station off of Jefferson Avenue and Industrial Park Drive.

McDonald was driving a motorcycle north on Jefferson Avenue at the time of the crash.

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