UPDATE: Weiser Man Dies In Motorcycle Crash


By Brittany Cooper

UPDATE: The rider was identified as Jack Saunders, 67, of Weiser, Idaho.

The loss was felt by other members of the riding community.

"You know bikers, you've got to watch out for everybody and everything. Always anticipate what's coming around that corner and never ride beyond your ability," adds Pat Pacheco, a local motorcyclist.

ORIGINAL STORY: West Of Carey, Idaho ( KMVT-TV / KTWT-TV ) Idaho State Police say a motorcycle rider died after failing to navigate a curve and driving off the roadway.

The rider entered loose sand and lost control of the motorcycle. The rider was wearing a helmet, but died of the injuries at the scene.

The incident happened just after 11:30 Saturday morning on US Highway 20, about two miles west of Carey.

ISP has not released the name pending notification to family.

The crash is under investigation.

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