A 25-year-old Joplin man was killed early Saturday morning when the motorcycle he was riding struck a van that turned into his path on East 32nd Street.

Trea Greer died at the scene of the 12:36 a.m. crash at the intersection of 32nd Street with Reinmiller Road.

According to a Joplin Police Department news release, Greer was eastbound on 32nd Street when his bike collided with a van driven by Ricky Fisher, 58, of Joplin, who was westbound and turning south onto Reinmiller Road.

The accident remains under investigation by the department's major crash team.

Jeff Lehr is a reporter for The Joplin Globe. 

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