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Michigan State University student killed in moped, pickup truck crash

Moped collided with pickup truck at intersection near campus

Meridian Township Police say 20-year-old Sebastian Tyll of Fenton, Michigan, was driving a moped Friday morning when it collided with the truck, fatally injuring him.

MERIDIAN TOWNSHIP, Mich. – A Michigan State University student was killed when his moped collided with a pickup truck at an intersection near the school's campus.

Meridian Township Police say 20-year-old Sebastian Tyll of Fenton, Michigan, was driving a moped Friday morning when it collided with the truck, fatally injuring him.

Police tell the Lansing State Journal that Tyll was wearing a helmet. Alcohol isn't believed to be a factor in the crash, which remains under investigation.