Iowa motorcyclist dies after running into plow

BRITT, Iowa (AP) — A 41-year-old Britt man has died after his motorcycle hit a plow in northern Iowa.

The Iowa State Patrol says the accident happened around 6 p.m. Sunday about a mile west of Britt.

The patrol says Tony Wright was driving east and was trying to pass a tractor when the motorcycle struck the plow being pulled by the tractor. The patrol says Wright lost control of the motorcycle and crashed.

The patrol says Wright was pronounced dead at Hancock County Memorial Hospital.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s