Motorcycle wreck Saturday morning in rural Pope County kills thirty-nine year-old Atkins man
An Atkins motorcyclist died early Saturday morning in an accident on Pleasant Valley Road in rural Pope County according to information from the Arkansas State Police.
Thirty-nine year-old Christopher Don Fisher was killed at 2:28 am on a rural stretch of road when the 2004 Suzuki/GSR-X he was driving westbound in Pleasant Valley turned over and slid approximately 36-feet before striking a guardrail. The motorcycle ended up under the guardrail at the intersection of Pleasant Valley Road and Linker Lane facing north.
Fisher was pronounced dead at the scene by the Pope County Coroner's Office.
Senior Corporal Frederick Williams of the Arkansas State Police worked the accident and said weather conditions were clear and the roadway was dry at the time of the accident.