Man thrown from motorcycle dies

Posted by Ellen Krafve - email

FRANKLIN COUNTY, TX (KLTV) - A man was killed Tuesday night after losing control of his motorcycle and flying off the bike.

It happened just after 7pm on Highway 67 and County Line Road in Franklin County. According to state troopers, Jonathan Offutt of Dike may have been trying to avoid something in the road when he lost control.

He was pronounced dead at the scene.