Police: Arthur Deandradeleao killed in motorcycle crash allegedly while trying to evade officers in Bridgeport

A Bridgeport motorcyclist died late Saturday night allegedly while trying to get away from police. State police say Arthur Deandradeleao, 23, was trying to escape

The accident happened near Mountain Grove Cemetery.

The accident happened near Mountain Grove Cemetery. (Credit: News 12 Connecticut)

BRIDGEPORT - A Bridgeport motorcyclist died late Saturday night allegedly while trying to get away from police.

State police say Arthur Deandradeleao, 23, was trying to escape Fairfield police just before midnight.

The chase ended up in Bridgeport, where Deandradeleao crashed into a telephone pole on North Avenue near Mountain Grove Cemetery.

Anyone with information on the crash is asked to call Connecticut State Police.

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