Jessip was traveling "in excess of posted speed limit", official accident report says

Bryan Jessip was traveling faster than the posted speed limit of 45 mph when his motorcycle struck a mini-van on June 13, according to the official accident report released by the Johnson County Sheriff's Department Accident Investigation Team this morning.

The report does not state the exact speed Jessip was traveling. According to the report, the minivan Jessip struck was behind another vehicle at a yield sign on 115th Street, that vehicle turned south onto Waverly Road before the minivan crossed Waverly traveling east. Investigators believe that Jessip, who was traveling north on Waverly and had no traffic signs, did not see the minivan until just before impact.


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