Motorcyclist hits state trooper vehicle on I-64 on Thanksgiving

CHESAPEAKE, Va. (WAVY) — A motorcyclist was taken to the hospital after colliding with a Virginia State Police cruiser late Thursday evening.

State Police say a trooper was checking for speeding drivers on Interstate 64 in Chesapeake, when a motorcycle went by going 108 mph in a 60 mph zone. When the trooper tried to pull over the driver, Tajik Holloman, he reportedly increased his speed to 125 mph.

Another trooper drove in front of the motorcycle in an attempt to slow it down. Police say Holloman lost control and hit the back of the police car.

Holloman was taken to the hospital, but is expected to recover. Police have not said what charges he may face.