On June 19, 2011 at approximately 12:22 AM, Waterloo Police were dispatched to the 1900 block of Bishop Avenue on report of a motorcycle accident. The passenger on the motorcycle, Nichole Marie Averoff, age 19 of Waverly, Iowa was killed in the accident.

The driver of the motorcycle, Kevin Michael Miller, age 23, of Shell Rock, Iowa has been charged with Involuntary Manslaughter. The investigation found that Miller was driving at a high rate of speed on an S-curve with poor lighting on a foggy night. A Traffic Investigator calculated that Miller was driving a minimum of 70 MPH in a 35 MPH zone.

Captain Tim Pillack
Waterloo Police Investigations