Woman arrested after fatal motorcycle crash on I-55


MEMPHIS, Tenn. (localmemphis.com)- A Memphis woman has been arrested and charged after a fatal motorcycle crash on I-55.

The crash happened at Third Street and I-55 at 10:20 p.m. Saturday.

Police say 51-year-old Tia Christian crashed into the motorcyclist as he was exiting the interstate.

Memphis police have identified the motorcyclist as Curtis Thomas-Watkins.

Christian has been charged with vehicular homicide and reckless driving. She is expected to make her first court appearance Monday morning at 9:00 a.m.

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