CHESAPEAKE, Va (WVEC) -- A motorcyclist is dead after his bike hit a car today.

Police said they responded to the accident in the 500 block of Kempsville Road just before 11:30 a.m.

Officials said a two-vehicle accident happened around the same time in the same area and they believe the motorcycle rider, 75-year-old Jimmy Bryant of Chesapeake, was trying to avoid the accident when he hit one of the cars involved.

There is no word on if anyone else was hurt from the crash.

Officers are investigating.