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Motorcyclist Dies in Clifton Crash

Thomas V. Bowers, 25, of Burke, died Tuesday, July 2, from injuries he sustained in a June 16 crash. The accident occurred at Clifton Road and Maple Branch Road.

Fairfax County police officers were called to the scene that day around 2 p.m. A subsequent investigation determined that Bowers was driving his 2002 Suzuki motorcycle south on Clifton Road, just before Maple Branch Road. Meanwhile, a 28-year-old woman was driving a 2008 Scion north on Clifton Road.

According to police, the Scion turned left onto Maple Branch and into the motorcycle’s path, and the motorcycle crashed into the vehicle. Police charged the Scion’s driver, Randi Christine Thompson, of 2661 Avalon Court in Alexandria, with failing to yield the right of way.

Clifton Town Council Meeting

The Clifton Town Council will meet Tuesday, Aug. 6, at 7:30 p.m., at the Clifton Town Meeting Hall, 12641 Chapel Road in Clifton.