INWOOD - A motorcycle accident took the life of a Meadowmere man yesterday evening.

The accident happened around 8 p.m. on Rockaway Turnpike near Rugby Road.

Detectives say the 35-year-old man was thrown from his motorcycle after a minivan pulled out in front of him. He died from severe head injuries at a nearby hospital.

So far, no criminal charges have been filed against the 72-year-old driver of the minivan.