Police identify motorcyclist killed in crash in northwest Springfield

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SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- Police identified a motorcyclist killed in a crash Sunday in northwest Springfield.

Scott McCullough, 37, of Springfield, died in the crash.

Officers responded to the crash near West Kearney Street and North Airport Plaza Sunday afternoon. Investigators say McCullough was heading southbound on Airport Plaza Ave, then turned west to Kearney Street. A car then struck his motorcycle.

Police say impairment was not suspected at the time of the crash. Traffic around the area was detoured for several hours.

This is the tenth fatality crash and eleventh traffic fatality in Springfield during 2020.