Teen driver dies in single-vehicle motorcycle wreck near Atchison

ATCHISON, Kansas - A 16-year-old motorcycle driver was killed Wednesday in a single-vehicle wreck near Atchison.

The Kansas Highway Patrol says Michael C. Harris, of Athcison, was headed northbound on Sherman Road, about five miles south of the small Kansas city, just before 8:15 p.m.

Harris, who the Patrol says was wearing a helmet and eye restraints, lost control of his 2006 Kawasaki and went into a ditch. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

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