Police release name of motorcyclist killed Friday in Lenexa wreck

police lightsMitchell T. Mueller, 20, died in a wreck near 87th Street Parkway and Monrovia Street

The accident is under investigation by Lenexa police

Lenexa police have released the name of a man killed in a motorcycle wreck Friday night near 87th Street Parkway and Monrovia Street.

Mitchell T. Mueller, 20, of Lenexa, died at a hospital after the wreck, according to police.

Lenexa officers responded to the crash shortly after 8:30 p.m. Witnesses told police the motorcycle was headed west on 87th at high speed when it crashed in the median near Monrovia.

Mueller was alive at the scene, and officers performed lifesaving measures on him before he was taken to the hospital.

The Lenexa Police Department Traffic Safety Unit is investigating the crash. Police ask anyone who may have witnessed it or has information to call police at 913-477-7415 or 913-477-7300. READ MORE OF THIS REPORT

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