DEKALB CO., Tenn. – A Murfreesboro man died in a motorcycle crash Wednesday afternoon in DeKalb County.
The crash was reported just before 4 p.m. on State Highway 96.
According to WJLE Radio, 41-year-old William Ellis, Jr. lost control of his bike in a curve, went down an embankment and hit a tree.
Two people were riding ahead of Ellis but did not see the crash.
They called 911 after failing to find Ellis.
Ellis was wearing a helmet.