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Fatal Motorcycle Accident

fatal accidentMEDFORD, Ore. — Medford Police are investigating the death of a motorcycle driver Saturday afternoon near the intersection of Hillcrest and North Phoenix road.

Medford Police responded to the accident.  Officers have not released any information about the victim yet.

Officers are still investigating how it happened.  Police said the man was dead when officers arrived.  Officers are trying to get in touch with a potential witness to the crash, but they have not been able to make contact with that person.

Due to the nice weather lately, officers said more motorcycles are out on the roads, so they urge people to be even more careful.

“Just remember we are sharing the road and that we need to be careful about how we are driving and how we are operating our vehicles,” said Sgt. Darrell Graham with the Medford Police Department.

No other vehicles were involved in the crash.