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Newton man killed in motorcycle accident in Des Moines

Published: Monday, June 16, 2014 11:15 a.m. CDT • Updated: Monday, June 16, 2014 11:36 a.m. CDT

DES MOINES (AP) — Des Moines police say an Iowa man killed in a weekend motorcycle crash wasn’t wearing a helmet.

Police say 29-year-old Shawn Sabin, of Newton was killed Saturday when he ran into a sport utility vehicle that turned in front of him to enter a parking lot.

The accident happened shortly after 6 p.m. Saturday near a Hy-Vee grocery store.

Police Sgt. Jason Halifax says Sabin was unresponsive after the accident and died later at a Des Moines hospital.

No one in the SUV was injured.

Police will continue investigating the crash.

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