SAVANNAH, GA (October 6, 2014): Today, the Major Accident Investigation Team of Savannah-Chatham Metropolitan Police is investigating a wreck that claimed the life of a Savannah motorcyclist.

Just before 6 a.m. Randy Swett, 33, was traveling north bound in right lane of Dean Forest Road on a 2005 Yamaha Motorcycle. At the same time, Jerry Lipsey, 44, of Savannah attempted to make a left turn from Airport Park Drive to Dean Forest Road in a 2001 Mercury Sable. Swett was unable to avoid colliding with the car. Swett’s motorcycle was struck on the right side by the front of Lipsey’s vehicle.

Swett died at the scene.

This is an ongoing MAIT investigation.