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Man killed after losing control of cycle in Morton County

A 65-year-old old man died Monday night after he was ejected from his Harley after losing control of the cycle.

At about 10 p.m. Sunday, a man was riding a 2007 Harley Davidson on Highway 1806 about 2 miles south of Fort Rice in Morton County, according to a press release from the North Dakota Highway Patrol.

The driver lost control of the motorcycle causing him to be ejected onto the road. He was transported to St. Alexius Medical Center where he was pronounced dead upon arrivial, according to the release.

The driver was not wearing a helmet.

The crash is under investigation and his name was not released.