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Man dies in motorcycle crash in Meridian

Posted at 4:15 PM, Sep 14, 2016
and last updated 2016-09-14 19:49:33-04

A 34-year-old man died in a motorcycle crash on Woodbury Drive in Meridian on Tuesday night.

On September 13, about 8:00 p.m., Nathan Garrett, 34, of Meridian, was test-driving on Kawasaki Ninja motorcycle when he lost control, striking a curb east of Woodbury Drive and Larchmont, slid through the intersection and then was ejected off the motorcycle, according to Meridian police.

Police said his head hit the concrete sidewalk. He died of blunt force trauma, according to the Ada County Coroner.

Meridian Police said he was not wearing a helmet.