SAVANNAH, GA (December 18, 2017) – Metro’s Traffic Investigation Unit is investigating a vehicle verses motorcycle crash on Ogeechee Road that left the motorcyclist seriously injured.
Officers were dispatched to Ogeechee Road at Interstate-516 about 8 p.m. Dec. 17. An initial investigation revealed Dawn Billotte, 47, was traveling north on Ogeechee Road approaching I-516 in a Honda Civic when she attempted to get onto the northbound I-516 onramp. Willie Johnson Jr., 53, who was traveling south on Ogeechee Road on a Honda CBR 900 motorcycle, attempted to brake to avoid being struck by the Civic but was unsuccessful.
Johnson was transported to a hospital with serious injuries.
Billotte was arrested for driving under the influence, failure to yield turning left and serious injury by motor vehicle.
The crash remains under investigation.