Birdseye man killed in motorcycle accident - Tri-State News, Weather & Sports

Birdseye man killed in motorcycle accident

A Birdseye man has died in a motorcycle accident near Celestine.

Dubois County Sheriff's Officials say 47-year-old Lanny Jenkins was going too fast on a curve and lost control of his 1999 Yamaha Roadster.

It happened around 2:30 Thursday afternoon on Santine Road.

They say his bike struck a tree and Jenkins struck another tree.

Officials say he was not wearing a helmet.

No word on whether drugs or alcohol were involved.

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