Mansfield man killed in Thursday motorcycle accident on SH 109 near Paris city lake in Logan County
The Arkansas State Police says a Mansfield man died Thursday morning when the 2020 Harley Davidson motorcycle he was driving northbound on State Highway 109 left the roadway and slid int0 a c0oncrete culvert at just after 8 am.
The driver was identified as Timothy P. Crane of Mansfield. The investigating trooper said the Harley crosses the center lane int0o oncoming traffic then left the road on the west side into a ditch. The bike overturned and continued to slide before finally striking the culvert.
Crane was pronounced dead at the scene.
Trooper Skyler McElroy noted clear conditions and dry pavement at the time of the accident.
Crane represents he 235th fatal accident on Arkansas roads in 2021.