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Frenchtown man killed in motorcycle accident

Posted at 4:29 PM, Aug 20, 2019
and last updated 2019-08-21 16:16:18-04

MISSOULA — A Frenchtown man died Monday night after he lost control of the motorcycle he was driving on Highway 93 North.

Montana Highway Patrol Dispatch reports the 56-year-old man from was driving a 2006 Harley Davidson motorcycle. south on Highway 93 near Evaro when the crash happened.

The road road curved to the left but the victim went off the right of the road, lost control of his bike and was thrown into the ditch.

MHP says the man died on the scene and he was not wearing his helmet. Alcohol, speed, drugs are not factors in this crash. The roads were dry at the time of the accident.

The victim's name has not been released.