Speeding motorcycle rider killed in Olympia crash
Tuesday, June 21, 2011
OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) -- The Washington State Patrol says a 22-year-old Wisconsin man was killed Tuesday in a high-speed motorcycle crash in Olympia.
The patrol says the motorcycle ran off a road at a slight turn about 3 a.m., and the rider was ejected and died at the scene.
Because of the speed the accident scene was more than 720 feet long.
The man was wearing a helmet. His name not yet released. He's from Plymouth, Wis.