Victim identified in fatal motorcycle crash on I-70 in Kansas City, Kan.

KANSAS CITY, Kan. - The victim in a fatal motorcycle crash in Kansas City, Kan., has been identified.

The crash happened around 3:50 a.m. Friday on the exit ramp from westbound Interstate 70 to Washington Street.

Police say the driver, 30-year-old Travis Tankersley, was getting off on the ramp when he hit the wall and was thrown from the motorcycle off of a bridge. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

The motorcycle was the only vehicle involved, according to police.

The cause of the crash was not immediately clear.

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