Motorcyclist dies in crash near Mill City
A motorcyclist died in a crash with a vehicle Wednesday near Mill City, according to the Linn County Sheriff’s Office.
The crash happened around 4:15 p.m. on Kingwood Avenue at Dogwood Street.
The sheriff’s office said 66-year-old John Horton of Mill City was riding his 2008 Harley Davidson eastbound on Kingwood when he failed to negotiate a curve. He crashed into a 2015 Jeep Renegade going in the opposite direction.
Horton died at the scene.
The driver of the jeep was not injured.
The sheriff’s office is still investigating the crash.