Dover Police are continuing their investigation of a fatal accident that occurred at approximately 6:26 this morning.
The accident took place at the intersection of Saulsbury Road and West North Street, said police spokesman Capt. Tim Stump, and involved a collision between a motorcycle and a tractor trailer.
Stump said the motorcycle rider was traveling at a high rate of speed headed westbound on West North Street when he collided with the tractor trailer that was making a left-hand turn from Saulsbury Road..
The driver was identified as Joseph D. August, 22, of Dover.
Additional information will be released when it becomes available, Stump added.