Motorcyclist killed after running off road, striking fence

Motorcyclist killed after running off road, striking fence
State police said a motorcyclist was killed after running off the road and striking a fence. (Source: NBC12)

POWHATAN Co., Va. (WWBT) - State police said a motorcyclist was killed after running off the road and striking a fence.

Troopers were called just before 8:30 a.m. on Wednesday to the crash in the 1600 block of Dorset Road.

Police said a 2007 Yamaha V - Star motorcycle, driven by Matthew F.  Huvar, 65, was headed south when it went off the road and hit a fence.

Huvar died at the scene. Police said it is unconfirmed at this time if he was wearing a helmet.

Police continue to investigate.

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