Motorcyclist killed after striking deer in roadway

Motorcycle Death (Fatal)

Sunday morning, about 10 o’clock, the operator of a motorcycle died when a deer was struck on Knox County Route A, two miles northwest of Novelty.

The accident claimed the life of 45-year-old Aaron Vansickle of Hurdland.

Vansickle was using safety equipment and the patrol report indicated the motorcycle was demolished.