A 48-year-old man from Madras died July 22 in a single-vehicle crash on Highway 207 north of Mitchell.

Oregon State Police responded to the scene about 7:30 p.m.

A northbound black 2017 Harley Davidson motorcycle operated by Christopher Jones reportedly left the highway for unknown reasons at a corner and crashed.

Jones sustained fatal injuries and was pronounced dead at the scene. State troopers were assisted by the Wheeler County Sheriff’s Office, Spray ambulance and Oregon Department of Transportation.

Richard Hanners is a reporter for the Blue Mountain Eagle. He can be contacted at rick@bmeagle.com or 541-575-0710.

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Richard Hanners is a reporter for the Blue Mountain Eagle. He can be contacted at rick@bmeagle.com or 541-575-0710.

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