Medford, Ore. -- North Phoenix and Hillcrest Roads were closed off for several hours Saturday after a fatal motorcycle accident.

At around 12:30 pm, emergency responders were called to a single vehicle accident on North Phoenix Road.

Medford Fire, Mercy Flights, and Medford Police arrived on scene and declared the driver of the motorcycle dead.

It's unknown if speed played a factor and the identity of the deceased is not being released at this time

An investigation is underway.

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